High Court Rebuffs Ticketmaster’s Privacy Class Appeal

Law360, New York (April 23, 2012, 3:02 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Ticketmaster LLC’s argument that the Ninth Circuit incorrectly reversed a lower court's denial of class certification in a suit alleging the company shared more than 1 million customers' financial information without their consent or knowledge.

The high court rejected Ticketmaster’s petition for writ of certiorari in which the company asked whether all members of a putative class must have Article III standing to sue in federal court.

The ticket selling giant wanted the Supreme Court to find...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.