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Data Breach-Related Derivative Lawsuit Filed against Home Depot Directors and Officers
Posted on 10 Sep 2015 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In early 2014, when plaintiffs initiated data breach-related derivative lawsuits against the boards of Target Corp. ( here ) and Wyndham Worldwide ( here ), there was some speculation that these cases might be the first of what could become a wave of... Read More

Largest Derivative Lawsuit Settlements
Posted on 5 Dec 2014 by Kevin M. LaCroix

My post earlier this week about the $275 million Activision Blizzard shareholder derivative lawsuit settlement – and in particular my suggestion that the Activision settlement may be the largest derivative suit settlement ever – provoked an... Read More

Target Directors and Officers Hit with Derivative Suits Based on Data Breach
Posted on 3 Feb 2014 by Kevin M. LaCroix

I have frequently noted that among the many exposures a company experiencing a data breach could encounter is the possibility of a shareholder suit alleging that the company’s board breached their fiduciary duties by failing to take sufficient steps... Read More