Texas – Resolved Cases
In Re: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. Customer Data Security Breach Litig.
Jurisdiction: 5th Cir.
Case Status: Resolved
C&T was co-lead counsel on behalf of banks that issued debit and credit cards that were compromised in a massive data breach at Heartland Payment Systems in 2008. The Court of Appeals reversed the district court’s decision dismissing financial institutions’ common law tort claims against a credit card processor.