BCV-21-100436

Date Filed
February 26, 2021
Sector
Case Number
BCV-21-100436
Court
Superior Court of Kern
Plantiff(s)
Newman, et al.
Allegation
Putative class action against an online precious metals retailer. Defendant is alleged to have failed to implement and maintain reasonable online security measures sufficient to protect consumer's PII (including consumer's names, address, and payment card information) resulting in unauthorized access and disclosure. Data breach is alleged to have occurred between February 18, 2020 through July 17, 2020. Complaint alleges a violation of the CCPA § 1798.100: failure to implement and maintain reasonable security measures sufficient to protect consumers' PII. Plaintiffs also bring various claims for violation of CA's Unfair Competition Law, §§ 17200 et seq., and breach of contract.