In re Horizon Healthcare Services Inc. Data Breach Litig., 846 F.3d 625 (3d Cir. 2017).  [Dislcosure:  My firm, Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC, is co-lead counsel for the successful plaintiffs in this appeal].  Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. (“Horizon”) provides health care insurance to millions of New Jersey citizens.  Horizon kept insureds personal identifying information on laptop computers. 

Moeck v. Pleasant Valley School District, 844 F.3d 387 (3d Cir. 2016).  Motions for sanctions under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11 are not favored because, as Judge Shwartz pointed out in her opinion in this case today, Rule 11 sanctions “are 1) in derogation of the general American policy of encouraging resort to the courts for peaceful resolution of disputes, 2) tend to spawn satellite litigation counter-productive to efficient disposition of cases, and 3) i

Freedom From Religion Foundation, Inc. v. New Kensington Arnold School District, 832 F.3d 469 (3d Cir. 2016).  Federal standing law sometimes involves nuances inquiries comparable to the famous question of how many angels can dance on the head of a pin.  This opinion by Judge Shwartz involved a Civil Rights Act claim by plaintiffs (a mother and daughter, and the Freedom From Religion Foundation) who asserted that the Establishment