In the months following the Target Corporation data breach, numerous privacy litigation class action suits were filed, including this one in Madison, Wis. Whether any or all of the privacy class action suits will be successful remains to be seen.

The filing of these suits and the fallout from the Target data breach should be a reminder of the data breach risk to any company that maintains its customers’ personal information. To learn more about the possible litigation implications and consequences of a data breach, click here.