The court decided a case that on behalf of thousands of patients requesting class certification to sue a medical center for breaching their privacy rights.
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(a) United States: PHI Data Breaches Just Went From Bad Dream To Nightmare In West Virginia - www.Mondaq.com, 06/13/2014