Gamers Sue Sony Over Hacking Of PlayStation Network

Law360, New York (May 31, 2011, 7:30 PM EDT) -- Two users of Sony Corp.'s popular PlayStation Network filed class actions against the technology giant Tuesday in California over a hacker attack that recently brought the online gaming service down for more than a month.

The named plaintiffs in the cases, one from Illinois and one from Missouri, claim the service disruption that began in April and lasted for more than a month — and which Sony later acknowledged was in response to an intrusion by computer hackers — violated state business law and unjustly enriched...
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Case Title

Wolf v. Sony Computer Entertainment America, LLC et al


Case Number

3:11-cv-01177

Court

California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud

Judge

Anthony J. Battaglia

Date Filed

May 31, 2011


Case Title

Munsterman v. Sony Computer Entertainment America, LLC et al


Case Number

3:11-cv-01179

Court

California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Fraud

Judge

Anthony J. Battaglia

Date Filed

May 31, 2011

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