Settlement Of Consumer Class Claims Over Target Data Breach Approved
Mealey's (November 19, 2015, 12:34 PM EST) -- MINNEAPOLIS — In granting final approval of a settlement between a consumer class and Target Corp. related to 2013 data breaches of the retailer’s network, a Minnesota federal judge on Nov. 17 opined that “the settlement represents a significant victory for a class whose legal claims are . . . tenuous” (In re: Target Corporation Customer Data Security Breach Litigation, No. 0:14-md-02522, D. Minn.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 155137).
(Memorandum and order available. Document #97-151224-001Z.)
In April 2014, more than 80 proposed class action...