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Alpha Gas and Electric Unwanted Telemarketing Calls TCPA Class Action

Alpha Gas and Electric, LLC is in the Energy Choice Ohio program, offering to supply Ohio consumers with electricity and natural gas. The complaint for this class action alleges that Alpha tries to find customers by telemarketing, but in doing so, it violates the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  Read more

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Use of artificial or pre-recorded voice, Unsolicited Telephone Calls, TCPA, Called Number on Do Not Call Registry
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Electromed Theft of Information in Data Breach Class Action

Electromed, Inc. experienced a cyberattack and data breach in June 2021 that exposed the information of over 47,000 customers and employees. The complaint for this class action alleges that the harm caused to these people is Electromed’s responsibility because, it says, the company “maintained the Private Information in a reckless and negligent manner. In particular,  Read more

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Your Privacy, Exposure to cyber crime, Exposing Private Information
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Broadleaf Marketing Calls to Do Not Call Numbers TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is meant to protect consumers from unwanted telemarketing calls, even if those calls are disguised as something else. The complaint for this class action claims that Broadleaf Marketing & SEO, LLC, using the name Web Listing Solutions, made calls to consumers on the National Do Not Call Registry that  Read more

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Use of artificial or pre-recorded voice, Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls, TCPA, Called Number on Do Not Call Registry
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Navistar Exposure of Employee PII and PHI Class Action

This class action brings suit against Navistar, Inc. The subject is a cyberattack that the complaint alleges exposed the personally identifiable information (PII) and personal health information (PHI) of “tens of thousands of current and former employees and their family members…” The complaint accuses Navistar of “inadequate safeguarding” of the information.  Read more

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Your Privacy, Exposure to cyber crime, Exposing Private Information
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Casely Unwanted Texts to Residential Phones TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) does not entirely forbid telemarketing, but it requires that companies that do telemarketing comply with certain rules. The complaint for this class action alleges that Casely, Inc. sent out telemarketing texts to consumer cell phones without obeying these rules, and ignored requests to stop sending the messages.  Read more

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Unsolicited Text Messages, TCPA
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Metromile Failure to Protect Consumer Information Class Action

Metromile, Inc. is an auto insurance company that, according to the complaint for this class action, “sells pay-per-mile automobile insurance and licenses its technology to other insurance companies.” At issue is not its way of charging for insurance but an extended data breach that took place between July 2020 and January 2021. The complaint alleges  Read more

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Your Privacy, Exposure to cyber crime, Exposing Private Information
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ZoomInfo Names and Info Used to Sell Subscriptions California Class Action

ZoomInfo Technologies, Inc. sells subscriptions that offer access to information on private individuals. But the complaint for this class action alleges that it also displays the names and information of certain individuals, without their permission, as teaser profiles, to sell its subscriptions to potential customers.  Read more

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Your Privacy, Using Your Private Information Without Consent, Using Your Picture For Commercial Gain
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Direct Energy Prerecorded Voice Calls to Cell Phones TCPA Class Action

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) has been in effect since 1991.Yet even today, thirty years later, some companies still make illegal telemarketing calls, to the annoyance of consumers. The complaint for this class action alleges that Direct Energy, LP makes telemarketing calls using artificial or prerecorded voices, in violation of the TCPA.  Read more

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Use of artificial or pre-recorded voice, Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls, TCPA
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Cerner Corp. RxStation Use of Biometrics BIPA Illinois Class Action

Biometric identifiers include handprints, fingerprints, facial geometry, and retinas. Biometric information is information based on any of these. Cerner Corporation offers health information technology that is “biometrically enabled,” including its RxStation. The complaint alleges that the company does not obey the requirements of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) when taking, storing, and using  Read more

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Your Privacy, Taking/Storing/Using Biometric Data, BIPA, Biometric Data
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DuPage/Duly Data Breach Compromise of Patient Information Class Action

Medical companies and facilities are increasingly becoming targets of data breaches. The complaint for this class action attempts to hold DuPage Medical Group, Ltd. and Duly Health and Care responsible for what it calls “a massive and preventable data breach” in which cyber criminals gained access to the DuPage network sometime between July 12 and  Read more

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Your Privacy, Exposure to cyber crime, Exposing Private Information