Appeals court allows lawsuit against CareFirst to advance

A court said CareFirst Inc. customers can proceed with a lawsuit they’ve filed against the Baltimore insurer over a 2014 data breach that affected more than 1 million members.

On Tuesday, a three-judge panel of circuit judges for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia declined to dismiss the suit against CareFirst. The move reverses a lower court’s decision to dismiss the case for lack of standing, saying at the time the risk of future injury to the plaintiffs is too speculative.

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from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/02/appeals-court-allows-lawsuit-against-carefirst-to.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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