7th Circuit Revives P.F. Chang’s Data Breach Class Action Suit | Orrick Trust Anchor: Trends in Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, Compliance.


The court used statements that P.F. Chang’s made in response to the breach and protective remediation measures it implemented to draw inferences that customers were at a risk of identity theft and harm, and then used those inferences to find that plaintiffs had standing to proceed with their litigation.  The case raises new issues that…