LabMD Says Gov't Funded The Data Breach At Probe's Center

Law360, New York (November 15, 2013, 2:20 PM EST) -- Cancer diagnosis firm LabMD Inc. fired back Thursday against the Federal Trade Commission’s “intrusive” probe of its alleged security breach, advancing a bold theory that the government had funded the breach and that the agency’s enforcement push is merely retaliation for the CEO’s outspoken criticism of the agency in recent years.

In a new complaint filed in District of Columbia federal court, the Atlanta-based firm railed against the FTC’s investigation of a data breach that allegedly exposed a LabMD patient information file that included billing information,...
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LABMD, INC. v. FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION et al


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1:13-cv-01787

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District Of Columbia

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Administrative Procedure Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision

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Colleen Kollar-Kotelly

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November 14, 2013

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