Luxury Rental Site Files $1.5M Data Loss Suit

Law360, New York (November 22, 2013, 6:03 PM EST) -- Luxury home rental site operator Villa Trader on Wednesday hit online host Rackspace, which had supported its accommodation services site, with a $1.5 million suit over data loss.

In a complaint filed in New York federal court, Villa Trader, which said its website took books for roughly $1,500 a night, argued that it has been out of business since Sept. 14 because of the data loss, for which Rackspace has offered conflicting information. Rackspace had initially claimed there was a complete data loss but...
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Case Information

Case Title

Villa Trader LLC v. Rackspace US, Inc.

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


P. Kevin Castel

Date Filed

November 20, 2013

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