Massachusetts suit against retailer requesting zip codes may go forward

, The National Law Journal


The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has ruled that retailers that record consumers' zip codes when they make credit card transactions can be sued under Massachusetts consumer privacy law because they're retaining personal identification information.

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    Thw case should still be dismissed for lack of standing because the recent Clapper decision requires a plaintiff to allege a "certainly impending" injury. I infer that none exists.

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