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The Southern District of Florida Weighs In On Data Breach Lawsuits

Posted in Data Breach, Data Security, Lawsuits

Late last week, another Federal District Court (the Southern District of Florida) weighed in on the circumstances under which a plaintiff may sue a breached entity civilly for damages when the plaintiff’s personally identifiable information (PII) is inappropriately accessed or acquired.  The Court allowed the case to proceed with counts for violation of Florida’s Unfair… Continue Reading