Business, Tech Groups Support Toss Of FTC's Wyndham Suit

Law360, New York (July 17, 2013, 5:19 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey judge on Wednesday granted permission to several amici representing tech policy, franchise and business interests groups to file briefs urging the dismissal of the Federal Trade Commission's suit against Wyndham Worldwide Corp. over alleged consumer data security failures.

U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas granted motions to file amicus briefs submitted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, TechFreedom and the International Franchise Association. In proposed briefs submitted with those motions and accepted as official submissions on Wednesday, each group urged the court to...
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