Author Archives: Gavin Reinke

Gavin Reinke
Gavin's experience in the federal andstate court systemsat both the trial and appellate levelsgives himinsight into the process and difficulties his clients face when engaged in commercial lawsuits.  Read More

Northern District of Illinois Dismisses Barnes & Noble Data Breach Lawsuit

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Earlier this month, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois entered an order dismissing with prejudice a putative class action concerning a security breach affecting PIN pad devices at numerous Barnes & Noble locations.  The lawsuit, In re Barnes & Noble Pin Pad Litigation, No. 12-cv-8617 (N.D. Ill.), was brought by consumers who had used credit and debit cards at Barnes & Noble during the time period of the breach. The operative complaint pleaded several causes of action against Barnes & Noble, including breach of implied contract and the violation [...] Read more