The Seventh Circuit Sides with Plaintiffs in Data Breach Litigation

The Seventh Circuit Sides with Plaintiffs in Data Breach Litigation

On July 20, 2015, in Remijas v. Neiman Marcus Group, LLC, No. 14-3122 (7th Cir. 2015), the Seventh Circuit held that the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois wrongfully dismissed a class action suit brought against Neiman Marcus after hackers stole their customers’ data and debit card information.

But Judge, the Dog Ate My Homework!

By | Byte Back | July 23, 2015
But Judge, the Dog Ate My Homework!

When a judge hears that documents no longer exist due to a company’s retention schedule, it feels like we’re transported back to grade school, with a sheepish pupil making lame excuses about “disappearing” homework.