Zappos Buyers Ask 9th Circ. To Revive Data Breach Suit

Law360, San Francisco (December 5, 2017, 9:19 PM EST) -- A putative class of Zappos.com customers urged the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday to revive privacy claims over a 2012 data breach that affected 24 million shoppers, saying the online shoe retailer broke its promise to provide a secure purchasing site.

Plaintiffs’ attorney Douglas Gregory Blankinship of Finkelstein Blankinship Frei-Pearson & Garber LLP told the panel that a Nevada federal court erred in ruling the proposed class didn’t have standing, because the breach had put the consumers at risk for identity theft and created the financial hardship...
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Theresa Stevens, et al v. Zappos.com., Inc.


Case Number

16-16860

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3190 Other Contract Actions

Date Filed

October 14, 2016

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