On October 23, 2015, the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, in large part, upheld Target’s assertion of the attorney-client privilege and work-product protections for information associated with a privileged, internal investigation of Target’s 2013 data breach.
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The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California recently granted, only in part, a motion to dismiss a data breach class action against Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc. in Corona v. Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc. This blog entry provides details of the ruling.
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On February 20, 2013, Hunton & Williams LLP hosted a webinar addressing cybersecurity risks and potential business impacts of the Obama Administration’s recently-issued Executive Order. This blog post includes a downloadable version of the presentation slides from the webinar.
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