ChoicePoint sued over identity theft

By David
February 23, 2005

“A California woman has sued ChoicePoint Inc. for fraud and negligence after criminals gained access to a database of personal records compiled by the company.

The suit, which seeks class-action status, was filed in Los Angeles Superior Court last Friday and claims that for at least five months the company failed to adequately protect people’s financial records and confidential information […]”

SOURCE: Reuters