Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.Case Summary:
King’s Seafood Company, LLC, which suffered a data breach beginning around June 4, 2021, has arrived at a settlement for the class action that resulted. The complaint alleged that King’s failed to protect the personally identifiable information (PII) entrusted to it, saying that the information exposed may have included names, Social Security numbers, payment card information, and driver’s license or government-issued ID numbers.Docket Number:
Company: King’s Seafood Company, LLC
Filing Deadline: January 20, 2023
Class Period: June 4, 2021
Objection Deadline: December 21, 2022
Exclusion Deadline: December 21, 2022
Final Approval Hearing: February 13, 2023Proof of Purchase:
If you want reimbursement for ordinary expenses or extraordinary losses, you must provide documentation of the expenses or losses.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if King’s Seafood sent you a notice about the data breach it announced in or around August 2021.Typical Settlement Amount:
(1) Identity theft protection: Two years of Financial Shield by Aura (Pango) identity protection and credit monitoring services.
(2) Reimbursement of ordinary expenses and lost time: Up to $450 for ordinary expenses incurred in dealing with the data breach, including up to three hours of lost time at $20/hour.
(3) Reimbursement of extraordinary losses: Up to $3,000 for documented and unreimbursed losses that (a) are fairly traceable to the data breach, (b) occurred between June 4, 2021 an January 20, 2023, and (c) are not already covered and which the class member has already made reasonable efforts to mitigate.
If the total cash amounts claimed are more than $350,000 in total, payments will be reduced pro rata.
Total Settlement Amount: $350,000 maximum for cash payouts to class membersClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Arnold Law Firm – Clayeo C. Arnold
Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz
Case Name: Bowdle v. King’s Seafood Company, LLC
Settlement Website: King's Seafood Class Action Settlement Website
Bowdle v. King’s Seafood Settlement
c/o Atticus Administration
P.O. Box 64053
St. Paul, MN 55164