Tag Archives: class actions

California Consumer Privacy Act: what’s new for retailers?

By Carol A. F. Umhoefer, Jim Halpert, Jennifer M. Kashatus and Andrew A. Kingman The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), adopted last summer, brings to California residents GDPR-like privacy rights, such as rights of access, information and deletion, and institutes statutory damage class actions for most data security breaches. Click here to read the full article.… Continue Reading

Local strategies in global class actions for product manufacturers and distributors

By: Christopher M. Young, Justin Kerner and Timothy Pfenninger As business has spread across traditional geographic borders, litigation in its various forms has followed suit. Significantly, class actions − once largely unique to the United States − and other forms of collective redress are proliferating around the globe. The list of countries that have enacted some form of collective … Continue Reading
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