John participated in the panel "Class Actions & Litigation Roundup: Recent Data Breach Cases, Mega Privacy Actions, TCPA and Texting Suits, and Assessing What Claims Are Worth" at the ACI Conference on Cyber Security & Data Privacy and Protection on January 15.
Along with other panelists, Dr. Johnson discussed topics related to litigation and data privacy including:
- Litigation trends: future of class actions and how the decisions shake out state by state
- Data breach litigation
- Collection of data
- Retailers asking for zip code, phone numbers, etc.
- Mega privacy actions
- Class action suits: latest trends on TCPA and other texting cases
Dr. Johnson was joined on the panel by Ronald I. Raether of Faruki Ireland & Cox , Ian C. Ballon of Greenburg Traurig, and Douglas Meal of Ropes & Gray LLP.