VTech Argues No Injury Or Contract Breach Occurred As A Result Of Data Breach

Mealey's (June 16, 2016, 12:50 PM EDT) -- CHICAGO — In a June 15 reply brief supporting its bid to dismiss a class action over a 2015 website hack, a digital smart toys maker tells an Illinois federal court that the plaintiffs have failed to plead any harm in the wake of the theft of their personally identifiable information (PII) (In re VTech Data Breach Litigation, No. 1:15-cv-10889, N.D. Ill.).

(Reply supporting dismissal available. Document #97-160623-018B.)

Faulting the plaintiffs for attempting to change the focus of their lawsuit to a breach of contract case,...
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