The recent hack of AshleyMadison.com publicized the names, email addresses and sexual fantasies of nearly 40 million people. The courts and class-action lawyers will have a field day, as several lawsuits have already been filed totaling more than $500 million. But if your spouse’s name is on that list, you may also have a claim for alienation of affection.
Lawsuits begin and end with damages. One person’s interest has been harmed by another’s act. In the legal thriller Damages, the award-winning TV series starring Glenn Close, each season always focused first on how the newest clients of Hewes & Associates were damaged. The first season portrayed an Enron-like insider trading case, where the founder had dumped his […]