"Spokeo Landscape Gets Clarity in 8th Circ. Charter Ruling," Law360
In an article published by Law360 on September 9, 2016, Matthew Robert Rosenkoff discusses the effects of the recent action by the Eighth Circuit clarifying the U.S. Supreme Court’s Spokeo decision. The ruling was in favor of Charter Communications Inc., who allegedly retained consumer data from the plaintiff Alex Braiberg after he canceled his service. Mr. Rosenkoff states that the decision is a move in the right direction, although confusion regarding similar cases will still occur. Since the plaintiff could not identify harm resulted from the retention of his data, the court concluded that he could not maintain his claims. For the full article, subscribers may visit the Law360 website.