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Health Department Contractor Moves to Ax Covid-19 Privacy Suit

Sept. 13, 2021, 3:29 PM

A lawsuit levied against a Pennsylvania Department of Health contractor following a data breach should be dismissed because the plaintiff didn’t suffer injuries necessary to sue, the company is arguing in Pennsylvania federal court.

That lack of cognizable harm means plaintiff Lisa Chapman doesn’t have standing to sue in federal court, defendant Insight Global LLC argued in a motion to dismiss filed Sept. 10 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

Attorneys representing Chapman didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.

Chapman sued the Pennsylvania Department of Health and Insight Global, a contractor assisting with ...

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