Read T.J. Wolf’s article on why it is advisable to consult with your expert before agreeing to protective order terms that may limit your expert’s ability to review and analyze code completely and efficiently.
This is the first in a group of articles on source code and how it is handled, examined, and analyzed in litigation. This article covers source code protective orders, which outline restrictions on source code access.
On December 5, 2019, Arizona healthcare system provider Banner Health agreed to pay up to $6 million to settle a class action data breach lawsuit regarding a June 2016 breach of the facility’s IT and health systems.
On November 27, 2019, Sentara Hospitals agreed to pay $2.175 million to settle an April 2017 complaint alleging violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s (HIPAA) Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules.
On November 20, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reinstated a U.S. District Court for the Central District of California jury verdict which awarded Greg Young Publishing, Inc. $460,800 in statutory damages in a dispute against Zazzle, Inc.