Barnes & Noble Says Data Breach Claims Were Already Nixed

Law360, New York (October 07, 2013, 7:40 PM ET) -- Barnes & Noble Inc. on Thursday urged an Illinois federal judge to nix a revamped putative class action over a security breach that affected PIN pad devices in 63 of its stores, arguing the allegations are “virtually identical” to the ones that were dismissed last month.

The company's motion targets an amended consolidated complaint that the four plaintiffs filed three weeks after U.S. District Judge John W. Darrah on Sept. 3 dismissed their suit on the grounds that they lacked standing because they had failed to...
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