Panel: No Coverage For Claim Over Alleged Negligent Handling Of Electronic Data
Mealey's (February 19, 2016, 1:07 PM EST) -- ALBANY, N.Y. — A New York appeals panel on Feb. 18 held that coverage for an underlying claim for damages arising out of an insured’s alleged negligent handling of customers’ electronic data is barred, reversing and remanding a lower court’s ruling (RVST Holdings, LLC, et al. v. Main Street America Assurance Co., No. 521419, N.Y. App., 3rd Dept.; 2016 N.Y. App. Div. LEXIS 1205).
(Memorandum and order available. Document #13-160303-001Z.)
RVST Holdings LLC operates fast food restaurants and stores its customers' credit card information on its...