Resellers Can't Disclose Driver Info, Judge Says

Law360, New York (August 15, 2011, 6:04 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in Missouri ruled Monday that Worldwide Information Inc. could not resell its entire database of drivers' license information, granting a win to a putative class of Missouri drivers who claimed the disclosures violated the Driver's Privacy Protection Act.

U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey said no reasonable juror could find for Worldwide, which regularly disclosed the entire Missouri Department of Motor Vehicles database to its customers, even if they only requested one individual's record.

The suit, filed in August 2009, claimed that the...
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