Morrisons Fights Liability For Data Breach At Top UK Court

Law360, London (November 6, 2019, 5:27 PM GMT) -- Morrisons should not be held liable for the theft and distribution by a disgruntled staff member of payroll data for 100,000 of his colleagues because the disclosure was too far removed from his main responsibilities, the supermarket chain argued at the U.K.'s highest court on Wednesday.

The supermarket chain has asked the highest court to overturn a ruling that put it on the hook for damages claimed by employees over a data breach. (AP) WM Morrisons Supermarket PLC has asked the Supreme Court to overturn a ruling by a lower court that put the grocery chain on the hook for damages claimed by...

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