Schnucks Blasts Suit Over Breach Of 2.4M Customers' Data

Law360, New York (May 3, 2013, 2:28 PM EDT) -- Schnucks Markets Inc. on Friday denounced as meritless an Illinois class action over the alleged theft of as many as 2.4 million customers' financial information from the grocery chain’s card processing system, saying it did not unreasonably delay disclosing the breach.

The class action, filed in Illinois state court, claims the St. Louis-based chain failed to adequately protect its credit and debit card processing systems, allowing hackers to install a computer code that successfully copied the account numbers of customers at 79 of its 100 stores...
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