• Court ruling: Mastercard does not have to pay damages for data leak, this could have consequences for those affected

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Mastercard does not have to pay damages to the customer who was affected by a data theft in 2019. That was the decision of the Karlsruhe Regional Court, which dismissed the lawsuit.
    The ruling is an indication for those affected by the data leak at Scalable Capital, who are also suing for damages.
    Data privacy advocates from legal tech firm EuGD are nevertheless optimistic, as a ruling by the Federal Constitutional Court removes an important hurdle to data privacy lawsuits.
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