Nearly two dozen
lawsuits stemming from a computer security breach at Hannaford Bros. Co. are
likely to be consolidated into a single class-action suit, with two competing
groups of law firms vying to lead the case.
The Vermont Senate has voted
to override Governor Douglas’s veto of campaign finance reform legislation; The
Senate president accused a prominent lobbyist for IBM of lying about a Vermont
Yankee decommissioning bill; Hannaford
Brothers is taking steps to enhance the security of its data network; and
commentator Charlie Nardozzi with advice for growing roses.
officials say they’re satisfied with the way Vermont’s banks are responding to a security breach at
Hannaford’s supermarkets that exposed the credit card information of
more than four million customers nationwide.