Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Active: OpenCase Summary:
Equifax experienced a data breach in 2017, which was the subject of a nationwide lawsuit. Indiana did not participate in the multistate settlement that resulted. The Office of the Indiana Attorney General filed its own lawsuit on behalf of those affected by the data breach who were citizens of Indiana, alleging that Equifax had failed to protect their data, made misrepresentations, and engaged in deceptive acts afterwards. This settlement resolves that lawsuit with a payment from Equifax of nearly $20 million.Docket Number:
Company: Equifax Information Services LLC
Filing Deadline: December 16, 2020
Class Period: March 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017Proof of Purchase:
Presumably Equifax records will be used for verification.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you were a resident of Indiana between March and July of 2017 and the Equifax data breach compromised your personal information.
Indiana residents may additionally participate in the nationwide settlement.
Amounts of consumer restitution payments will depend on the number of Indiana residents who submit valid claims.
Total Settlement Amount: $19.5 millionClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Office of the Indiana Attorney General
Claim Form: Indiana Equifax Settlement Claim Form
Case Name: State of Indiana v. Equifax Information Services, LLC, et al.
Settlement Website: Indiana Equifax Settlement Website
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Indiana Equifax Claims
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