TJX Plaintiffs Seek To Amend With New Breach Details

Law360, New York (October 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In litigation filed against retailer TJX Cos. over what's been called the largest theft of credit card numbers in United States history, a coalition of banks say they've obtained many new details about the security breach, and have asked a judge for permission to amend their claims against the retailer.

The dramatic new details, revealed in court filings made late Thursday by the financial institutions, include claims that over 100 million separate credit and debit card account numbers were affected by the security lapse.

Additionally, the...
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