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Kirkland & Ellis secures defense win in data breach class action

The Daily Journal highlights a defense win in favor of an education technology company represented by Kirkland & Ellis. Partner Devin Anderson led the case.

Ventura County judge Benjamin Coats decided Friday, January 13, 2023, to close the case, granting a demurrer without leave to amend. The judge found that the education company had been sued over a data breach under laws that did not apply to the company by a plaintiff who had no standing. 

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