St. Joseph Demonstrates Challenges For Breach Plaintiffs

Law360, New York (February 26, 2015, 2:58 PM EST) -- On Feb. 11, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas dismissed a class action complaint against the St. Joseph Health System arising out of a data security breach that occurred after hackers allegedly infiltrated the St. Joseph computer network in December 2013. In her complaint, the plaintiff alleged violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act as well as various state and common law claims sounding in tort and contract. U.S. District Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt granted the defendants’ motion to dismiss, holding...
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