Forever 21 Illegally Stores Cardholder Info, Suit Says

Law360, New York (September 8, 2014, 4:23 PM EDT) -- Forever 21 Retail Inc. was slapped Friday with a putative class action in California federal court, accusing the hip discount retailer of violating state law by recording customer credit card numbers and personal identification information improperly obtained by cashiers.

The suit alleges Forever 21 has a companywide policy of requiring its cashiers to request and record credit card numbers and personal information from customers who pay with credit cards at its stores. The practice allegedly flouts a California law prohibiting retailers from recording such information....
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Case Title

Tamar Estanboulian v. Forever 21 Retail, Inc.


Case Number

2:14-cv-06971

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Percy Anderson

Date Filed

September 7, 2014

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