Bad Decision Fuels Class Action Against Northwest

Flahardy, Cathleen
March 2004
Corporate Legal Times;Mar2004, Vol. 14 Issue 148, p52
Trade Publication
The article reports on the class action lawsuit filed against Northwest Airlines Corp. regarding the disclosure of private personal information about its customers in the U.S. Topics include the failure of the company to ask permission from their customers on the disclosure of personal information to the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the request by the government agency for the data to support a secret project, and the refusal of the company to comment on the lawsuit.


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