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Individual liability of officers and directors for a corporate data breach

  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 16 2015

The hacking of Sony’s private data has been one of the biggest stories in the country over the past couple of months. It won’t surprise anyone to

Data breaches hit the board room: the growing trend of claims against directors and officers arising from data breaches and what you can do about it

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2015

News headlines about data breaches are becoming more and more common. During the last year alone, major retailers, restaurants, and financial

Target consumer class action survives motion to dismiss

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 13 2015

Consumers that filed a class action against Target Corporation following the company's 2013 payment card breach have survived a motion to dismiss

Newsletter technologie et innovation - 4ème trimestre 2014

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • France
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  • December 23 2014

Nous avons le plaisir de vous transmettre le numéro 14 de notre Newsletter Technologie & Innovation consacrée aux actualités législatives et

Cybersecurity governance and D&O liability

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 22 2014

The assessment of a corporation’s cyber risks is part of a Board of Directors’ general risk oversight responsibilities. Since lawsuits, including

Lessons for corporate directors from the Wyndham data breach derivative action

  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 18 2014

On October 20, 2014, Wyndham Worldwide Corporation won dismissal of a shareholder derivative suit seeking damages arising out of three data breaches

2014: the SCC year in review

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 16 2014

This article summarizes Gowlings picks for the most important decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada in 2014.Canada (Attorney General) v

Osler’s insights on key developments in 2014 and their implications for Canadian business.

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 9 2014

Four securities regulatory developments in 2014 warrant special attention:The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) proposed a new “permitted bid”

Intangible property, such as electronic databases, may not be subject to liens

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 8 2014

This important decision of the Court of Appeal clarifies that, in contrast to tangible property, it is not possible to exercise a possessory lien

DPN Solutions Pty Ltd v Tridant Pty Ltd 2014 VSC 511

  • Minter Ellison
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  • Australia
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  • December 3 2014

The significance of this case is the application of the principles of statutory unconscionable conduct and the implied term of good faith in contract