Business to Business Litigation: Vendor Litigation, Service Provider Litigation, and Examining the Ecosystem of Payment Card Breaches

September 30, 2016 10:15am

Jeffrey Taft
Partner
Mayer Brown

Cody Wamsley
IT Risk & Information Security Manager
ISSA

  • Business associates as a covered entity: Breach occurs and vendor is in the covered entity agreement; Litigation surrounding around the vendor; 3rd party vendor makes the assessment; Retailer who is at fault for breaches; Issuing bank loses out and go back to acquiring bank and sweep money out of retailer’s bank; Arguments the retailer makes that the fault is not their own
  • Service provider litigation
  • Payment card breaches