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Spokeo Should Not Fall On Deaf Ears In Privacy Class Actions
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

On the May morning that the Supreme Court handed down its ruling in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, I was among those who read the case as a bellwether. The


California Court Rejects Attempt to Overturn Judgement Based on Spokeo
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

A defendant who lost a bench trial in a certified class case alleging that it violated the Electronic Funds Transfer Act by forcing the plaintiff and


Home Depot Cyber Derivative Action Shuttered: Another Data-Breach Derivative Suit Fails to Clear Fundamental Corporate Law Hurdles
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

The recent dismissal of a Home Depot derivative action ends a string of high-profile derivative suits stemming from large-scale corporate data


Analysis of OCC’s Fintech Charter Proposal
  • Hudson Cook LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

On Friday, December 2, 2016, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) published its long-awaited


Home Depot directors prevail in cybersecurity liability claim
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

In our November 15, 2016, blog post, “Cybersecurity liability: Delaware has good news for directors,” we discussed an influential case that, while not


'Let's go surfing now' - spoliation revisited
  • Dentons
  • Canada, USA
  • December 6 2016

Two of the most popular surf tunes of the 1960s were Wipeout by The Surfaris and Surfing Safari by The Beach Boys. Back then, there was no such thing


Document Encryption Patent Found Patent-Eligible
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

Encryption patents often face Alice challenges with varied results. Inventions that simply apply encryption to an age-old product or process are


IP and Tech Law Alert: Those Eyes in the Sky
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution provides, "the right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects


Proper Handling of Biometric Data Lessons Learned from a $1.5 Million Illinois Class Action Settlement
  • Sedgwick LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

In 2008, Illinois passed the Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 141 (the Act or BIPA), which requires companies to obtain a person’s


Strike Three - You’re Out - Data Breach Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit Against Home Depot Dismissed
  • Sedgwick LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

On November 30, 2016, Judge Thomas W. Thrash dismissed a shareholder derivative action brought against Home Depot as a result of the breach of its