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Tag Archives: ZIP codes

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ZIP Code Class Actions Expand into the District of Columbia

Class action litigation challenging the practice of merchants that ask customers to provide their ZIP codes has expanded into the District of Columbia, representing an important new front in ZIP code litigation, which previously had been concentrated in California and Massachusetts, and has important implications for the ability of plaintiffs to establish standing in privacy-related actions more generally.