Data Breaches and Class Action Lawsuits – Consumers May Finally Control Their Own Fate

The Breach Problem Many times a year we see news stories about the latest and largest electronic data breach. Some scandals revolve around the theft of extremely private Personally Identifiable Information (PII), like the user database of infidelity website Ashley Madison.  Others directly target the wallets of millions of consumers, like the credit card security breaches at Target and Home Depot. Worldwide, more than 1,500 data breaches caused the loss of a billion records in Continue Reading →