Law360 (July 20, 2021, 2: 20 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge has refused to dismiss a proposed class action against legal services company Epiq Systems Inc. over a 2020 data breach, finding that an individual whose personal information was illegally accessed should be allowed to proceed with his allegations.
Benjamin Karter has provided sufficient information to plausibly allege that Epiq should be on the hook after his Social Security number was accessed by an entity that sought a ransom in exchange for releasing the information, U.S. District Judge Cormac J. Carney held Friday.
The judge rejected Epiq's contention that Karter had failed to establish that it had violated...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!
TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS
Let's keep in mind that camDown FREE is the only solution you need to block webcam hackers and your family would agree!