The global pandemic has affected everything. COVID-19 is not just grinding trials to a halt and foreclosing live, in-person judicial proceedings, it has changed the class action litigation landscape, including data breach class actions. I recently had the opportunity to discuss the pandemic’s impact on data breach class actions with Daniel Raymond, a cyber & tech claims manager […]
Tag: Data Breach Class Action
Archive of posts about data breach class action by Professor Daniel J. Solove for his blog at TeachPrivacy, a privacy awareness & security training company.
Why Do Lawsuits for Data Breaches Continue Even Though the Law Is Against Plaintiffs?
by Daniel J. Solove If there’s a big data breach, the class action lawyers will start nipping like a bunch of hungry crocodiles. Upwards of forty separate lawsuits were filed against Target after its data breach, and one was filed the day after the breach became public knowledge. The law, however, has thus far been […]