Eighth Circuit Vacates Data Breach Class Action Settlement; Gently Rebukes Trial Court

Author: Jeremy Gilman (former Partner at Benesch Law)

Target Corporation announced a data breach in 2013, which occurred, as it noted in an SEC filing, when “an intruder stole certain payment card and other guest information from  [its] network.”  Estimates as to the number of affected customers varied, but all agreed it was huge:  deep into the millions. Continue reading “Eighth Circuit Vacates Data Breach Class Action Settlement; Gently Rebukes Trial Court”