Indiana law does not grant consumers the right to sue Anthem or any other data base owner for negligence following a data breach, according to the federal judge presiding over the Anthem data breach multi-district litigation. Order, In re Anthem, Inc. Data Breach Litig., No. 15-MD-2617 (N.D. Cal. Feb. 14, 2016).
Instead, Indiana law grants consumers only the right to be notified of the data breach without unreasonable delay. Indiana Code § 24-4.9-3-1. If notice is not properly given, … Read More