Calif. AG Sues Kaiser Over Slow Data-Breach Response

Law360, New York (January 29, 2014, 5:19 PM ET) -- California's attorney general sued Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. in state court last week alleging the company took too long to notify more than 20,000 current and former employees that their personal information had been compromised in a 2011 security breach. 

In a Jan. 23 complaint, Attorney General Kamala D. Harris accused the managed health care provider of engaging in unfair competition as defined by California Business and Professions Code Section 17200 through its handling of the loss of an unencrypted hard drive containing Social Security...
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