Data Aggregator, Amici Ask High Court To Require Concrete Injury For Standing
Mealey's (July 13, 2015, 3:10 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — On July 9, eight amicus curiae briefs were filed in the U.S. Supreme Court in favor of data aggregation website operator Spokeo Inc., which is the petitioner in a dispute over what constitutes a concrete and particularized injury to establish standing under Article III of the U.S. Constitution (Spokeo, Inc. v. Thomas Robins, et al., No. 13-1339, U.S. Sup.).
The briefs were filed a week after Spokeo filed its merits brief in the suit, which centers on alleged violations of the Fair Credit...