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The Telegraph: Morrisons staff win landmark data leak case

06 December 2017

One of our Reputation and Data Litigation partners, Jo Sanders, has commented on Morrisons’ landmark data leak case in an article for The Telegraph.

She said: “Although this case is being seen as the first data protection class action, Morrisons has lost on the very old employment law principle of vicarious liability. This has a very harsh effect for any business which falls victim to a crime perpetrated by a rogue employee, yet can still be held to blame.”

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