Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Justice Nels Peterson, Georgia Supreme Court. (Photo: John Disney/ ALM)

Ruling in a case of first impression, a unanimous Georgia Supreme Court revived a putative class action involving claims by at least 200,000 current and former patients of an Athens clinic whose personal information, including names, addresses, Social Security numbers and insurance information, was stolen in a 2016 data breach.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Benefits of a Digital Membership:

  • Free access to 3 articles* every 30 days
  • Access to the entire ALM network of websites
  • Unlimited access to the ALM suite of newsletters
  • Build custom alerts on any search topic of your choosing
  • Search by a wide range of topics

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Greg Land

Greg Land covers topics including verdicts and settlements and insurance-related litigation for the Daily Report in Atlanta.

More from this author


ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.