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Consumer Class Action/Mass Tort Defense
Sean A. Commons, T. Robert Scarborough and Christopher M. Assise of Sidley Austin have stepped in as defense counsel to American Family Insurance Company in a pending data breach class action. The complaint, filed Feb. 15 in California Northern District Court by Cole & Van Note, accuses AmFam of failing to implement adequate data security measures arising from a Dec. 2021 breach impacting the personal and financial information of current clients. The case, assigned to U.S. District Judge Sallie Kim, is 3:22-cv-00939, Kowarsky v. American Family Life Insurance Company. >> Read the filing on Law.com Radar.