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Capital One Data Security Breach Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

A settlement in the sum of $190 million is resolving class actions against Capital One Financial Corporation, Capital One, NA, Capital One Bank (USA), NA, Amazon.com, Inc., and Amazon Web Services, Inc. The complaints alleged that the companies did not adequately protect the information they stored from a data breach Capital One announced in July 2019. The data breach exposed the information of around 98 million consumers.

Docket Number:

MDL No. 1:19md2915 (AJT/JFA)

Company: Capital One Financial Corporation

Filing Deadline: September 30, 2022

Objection Deadline: July 7, 2022

Exclusion Deadline: July 7, 2022

Final Approval Hearing: September 8, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

If you are claiming reimbursement for avoiding or recover from fraud or identity theft, you must provide documentation of your losses. If you are claiming more than five hours of time lost, you must provide documentation. If you took time off from work and are claiming you lost wages of more than $25/hour, you must provide documentation such as a pay stub or other payroll documentation.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are one of the approximately 98 million US residents identified by Capital One whose information was accessed in the Capital One data breach. If you received a Notice of the data breach, you are most likely a class member.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: (1) Reimbursement for money: Up to $25,000 for money you spent trying to avoid or recover from fraud or identity theft that is fairly traceable to the Capital One data breach. (2) Reimbursement for lost time: Up to 5 hours of time (or up to 15 of time with documentation), at $25/hour (or, if you took off from work, at a higher wage with documentation), that you spent trying to avoid or recover from fraud or identity theft that is fairly traceable to the Capital One data breach. (3) Identity Defense Services. (4) Restoration Services, for a period of at least three years.

Total Settlement Amount: $190 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Lockridge Grindal Nauen
Morgan & Morgan
Stueve Siegle Hanson LLP

Claim Form: Capital One Data Breach Class Action Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: In re: Capital One Inc. Customer Data Security Breach Litigation

Settlement Website: Capital One Data Breach Class Action Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Capital One Data Breach
Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 4518
Portland, OR 97208–4518
info@CapitalOneSettlement.com
855-604-1811

Tags: Exposing Private Information, Exposure to cyber crime, Your Privacy