Target Opposes Certification Of Financial Institutions Class In Data Breach Suit
Mealey's (August 10, 2015, 2:14 PM EDT) -- MINNEAPOLIS — In an Aug. 5 memorandum in Minnesota federal court, Target Corp. opposed a motion for class certification by a group of banks and financial institutions (FIs) related to 2013 breaches of the retailer’s network, stating that the FI plaintiffs “fall short of virtually every requirement to certify a class” (In re: Target Corporation Customer Data Security Breach Litigation, No. 0:14-md-02522, D. Minn.).
(Memorandum opposing class certification available. Document #97-150827-022B.)
In April 2014, more than 80 proposed class action lawsuits against Target were...