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Going global: Data class actions make their way to the EU
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA, European Union
  • December 17 2018

Class actions have become an increasingly common means to seek redress in data privacy cases. With data breaches and data privacy claims on the rise


Going global: Data class actions make their way to the EU
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • December 10 2018

Class actions have become an increasingly common means to seek redress in data privacy cases. With data breaches and data privacy claims on the rise


The Morrisons' effect - the dawn of a new wave of class action for personal data breaches in the UK?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 25 2018

In the UK, there are a number of ways in which litigation can involve multiple claimants. These include: Claims by more than one claimant managed


Will the future collective damages action boost data litigation in the Netherlands?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Netherlands, European Union
  • October 2 2018

The Netherlands has a long-standing practice of collective redress with two statutory collective redress mechanisms.The first is a representative


How class actions would work under the GDPR in Spain
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Spain
  • August 31 2018

The Spanish Procedural Law regulates collective actions (the Spanish rough equivalent to 'class actions') and the impact that a judgment issued in a


Poland - will the GDPR breathe some life into the Polish class actions?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Poland
  • August 23 2018

Under the Act, a class may be formed by individuals whose civil law claims belong to the same category and are based on the same or analogous


Italy - would the current collective redress mechanisms protect against data breaches?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, Italy
  • August 14 2018

Italian law provides for two different collective redress mechanisms: injunctive redress and compensatory redress (class action).


Four key lessons when facing data class actions in Europe
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • July 23 2018

Could the GDPR give rise to foum shopping and are there any pre-litigation strategies that should be considered? Here, we review four key elements


The General Data Protection Regulation timidly opens the doors to data class actions in Europe
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • June 27 2018

More than 15 years after the adoption of the Data Protection Directive, the European Commission noticed that the current legislative framework on


Data class actions in the US
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • June 20 2018

Over the past few years, there has been a surge in class actions challenging companies' privacy and data security practices. But, while the number of