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Ballard Spahr LLP: 7th Circuit Green Lights Data Breach Class Action Against Neiman Marcus
Posted on 29 Jul 2015 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Phillip N. Yannella, Daniel JT McKenna and Suzanne O. Lufadeju An increase in data breach class actions could be the result of a recent decision of the Seventh Circuit holding that allegations of future harm stemming from a data... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Federal Court Ruling In Pa. Narrows Computer Fraud And Abuse Act
Posted on 1 Apr 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Robert R. Baron, Jr., David S. Fryman, Corinne Militello, and Philip N. Yannella A Pennsylvania federal magistrate judge has tossed an employer’s claims under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), holding that the CFAA does not extend to... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Pennsylvania Data Breach Class Action Survives Motion to Dismiss
Posted on 7 Oct 2015 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Daniel JT McKenna, Philip N. Yannella and Suzanne O. Lufadeju A federal judge in Pennsylvania has allowed a data breach class action against Coca-Cola and several bottling companies to proceed, finding that the plaintiff has Article III standing... Read More