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Zurich Denies Coverage for Sony PSN Hacking Claims & Files Suit

Posted in Class Action, Coverage, Cyber Breach, Insurance

The hits just keep coming for Sony.  In addition to defending 58+ class action lawsuits in the U.S. and Canada, and responding to numerous governmental inquiries into the hacking of its PlayStaion Network and Sony Online Entertainment earlier this year, Zurich has filed suit against Sony seeking a declaration that various Zurich policies do not provide coverage for the… Continue Reading

The Pineda Storm Travels East

Posted in Class Action, Privacy, Retail

Massachusetts is now poised to become the second state to consider whether retailers who request and store zip codes during the course of a credit card transaction violate a consumer privacy statute.  A complaint entitled Tyler v Michaels Stores, Inc.  was filed May 23, 2011 in the federal court for the District of Massachusetts.  Plaintiff, who seeks… Continue Reading