Ransomware Attacks Post-‘TransUnion’: Guidance for Companies Facing Class Action Litigation

New York Law Journal

William E. Ridgway Meredith C. Slawe Rachel Cheng

In ransomware cases, companies that pay the ransom often become targets for class action litigation. Partners William Ridgway and Meredith Slawe and associate Rachel Cheng discuss the Supreme Court’s recent decision in TransUnion, which may provide a pathway for ending that litigation early if the ransom is paid to prevent data leakage.