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UK: Data protection – Employee data breach

Morrisons appeal to the Supreme Court was heard recently, to overturn the Court of Appeal’s ruling that found Morrisons was liable for a data breach by their employee which resulted in around 5000 of their staff having their personal data stolen and published on the internet.

For our update on the Court of Appeal’s decision, see Court of Appeal confirms supermarket vicariously liable for data breach by rogue employeehttps://www.clydeco.com/blog/the-hive/article/court-of-appeal-confirms-supermarket-vicariously-liable-for-data-breach-by