Ashley Miller

Ashley Miller is an associate in Alston & Bird’s Litigation & Trial Practice Group and focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation. Read more→

Seventh Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Schnuck Markets Data Breach Lawsuit

Posted on: 24 Apr 2018

The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently affirmed the dismissal of a putative class action brought by financial institutions against Schnuck Markets, Inc., following a data breach impacting Schnuck beginning late 2012. The plaintiffs attempted to assert claims of negligence, negligence per se, various contract claims, and violation of Illinois consumer protection laws, alleging damages in the form of employee time to investigate and resolve fraud claims, payments to indemnify customers for fraudulent charges, and lost interest and transaction fees based on changes in […] Read more