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Sample Background Report Dispute Letter (Legal Action Center)

  • Organization: Legal Action Center
  • Document Type: Brief/Motion Papers
  • Date Created: Friday, November 13, 2009
  • Submitted: Friday, November 13, 2009
  • Attachment(s): DOC

This sample letter refers to a case in which another person's criminal record was mistakenly attributed to the client, but it can be modified to reflect different types of errors, as well.
Included with the letter should be a copy of the background check in question, with all disputed items marked, and addressed in the letter.

For further information on the use of this letter, please see the Toolkit for Disputing Private Company Background Checks.

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