Health Companies Move to Shed Proposed Data Breach Class Action

Sept. 22, 2021, 3:44 PM

A proposed data breach class action should be dismissed because the plaintiffs “fail to articulate any actual, traceable harm,” defendants 20/20 Eye Care Network Inc., 20/20 Hearing Care Network Inc., and iCare Acquisition Inc. are arguing in Florida federal court.

In addition to failing to allege harm and failing to connect it to the data incident, the plaintiffs premise their claims on “general information and legal labels,” the health-care companies argued in a motion to dismiss filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Attorneys representing the plaintiffs didn’t immediately respond to a request for ...

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