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:
Startek, Inc. is settling a class action about a cyberattack it experienced on or around June 26, 2021. The complaint alleged Startek failed to take sufficient measures to protect the personally identifiable information (PII) of its current and former employees, leading to a data breach that may have exposed names, dates of birth, and Social Security numbers.Docket Number:
Company: Startek, Inc.
Filing Deadline: February 21, 2023
Class Period: June 26, 2021
Objection Deadline: January 23, 2023
Exclusion Deadline: January 23, 2023
Final Approval Hearing: April 13, 2023Proof of Purchase:
If you are asking for reimbursement of ordinary, out-of-pocket expenses or extraordinary losses, or compensation for fees incurred dealing with the data breach, you must provide documentation.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you were mailed a notification that your PII may have been exposed in the data incident on June 26, 2021.Typical Settlement Amount:
- Credit monitoring and identity theft protection: Those who previously enrolled in the twelve-month, one bureau (1B) credit monitoring and identity theft services, with $1 million insurance coverage, through Experian, will be given two additional years of these services, without needing to make a claim. Those who did not may submit a claim for two years of 1B credit monitoring and identity theft services, with $1 million insurance coverage, through Experian.
- Reimbursement for documented ordinary, out-of-pocket expenses: Up to $500 for expenses incurred in dealing with the data breach, for such things as credit reports or credit monitoring.
- Compensation for lost time: Up to four hours at $15 per hour, if at least one full hour was spent dealing with the data breach. This must be included as part of the $500 above.
- Reimbursement for documented extraordinary losses: Up to $4,500 for extraordinary losses, if (1) the loss is an actual, documented, unreimbursed monetary loss; (2) it was more than likely caused by the data breach; (3) it occurred between June 26, 2021 and the claim deadline of February 21, 2023; and (4) it is not already covered by one or more of the other reimbursement categories and the class member made reasonable efforts to avoid the loss or get other reimbursement for it, including exhausting all available credit monitoring insurance and identity theft insurance.
Total Settlement Amount: UnknownClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Milberg Coleman Bryson Phillips Grossman, PLLC
Claim Form: Startek Class Action Settlement Claim Form
Case Name: Hawkins et al. v. Startek
Settlement Website: Startek Class Action Settlement Website
Startek Claims Administrator
c/o Atticus Administration
PO Box 64053
St. Paul, MN 55164