Fraud Alert and Active Duty Alert Law and Legal Definition

“The terms "fraud alert" and "active duty alert" mean a statement in the file of a consumer that--

(A) notifies all prospective users of a consumer report relating to the consumer that the consumer may be a victim of fraud, including identity theft, or is an active duty military consumer, as applicable; and

(B) is presented in a manner that facilitates a clear and conspicuous view of the statement described in subparagraph (A) by any person requesting such consumer report.” 15 USCS § 1681a