Gaming Site’s Disclosure Of Personal Info Breached Contract, Man Tells 8th Circuit

Mealey's (September 30, 2015, 2:06 PM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — In a Sept. 28 appellate brief to the Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, a New Hampshire man contends that a gaming website’s sharing of his personally identifiable information (PII) with Facebook constituted a violation of his privacy rights and a breach of the site’s own privacy policy, arguing that his complaint sufficiently alleges a concrete and particularized injury to establish standing under Article III of the U.S. Constitution (Matthew Carlsen v. GameStop Inc., et al., No. 15-2453, 8th Cir.).

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