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GE/Canon Data Breach Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action against Canon Business Process Services, Inc. and General Electric Company. The complaint alleged that an unauthorized third party was able to access a dedicated email box maintained by Canon which contained information related to benefits of certain current and former GE employees.  Read more

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Empress Ambulance Service Data Breach Class Action

More and more companies have suffered data breaches, in particular healthcare-related companies. This class action brings suit against Empress Ambulance Service, LLC, alleging that it did not adequately protect the personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information (PHI) that it held in its systems, resulting in the exposure of the information of more than  Read more

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Talbert House Data Breach Settlement

Talbert House is settling a class action alleging that it bears some responsibility for the data breach that it discovered in or around June 2021. The complaint alleged that the data breach potentially exposed the information of the company’s clients, patients, employees, partners, and third parties and that Talbert House had failed to take adequate  Read more

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Bricker & Eckler Southern Ohio Health Systems Data Breach Settlement

Bricker & Eckler, LLP are paying nearly $2 million to settle class actions related to a ransomware attack it revealed around April 2021. The complaint alleged the firm was the target of a ransomware attack that took place between approximately January 14 and January 31, 2021, and that the cybercriminals obtained some personal and medical  Read more

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Lincare Data Breach Missouri Class Action

Cybercriminals often target healthcare or health-related companies for data breaches because of the wealth of information they store in their systems, including not just personally identifiable information (PII) but also protected health information (PHI). The complaint for this class action alleges that Lincare Holdings, Inc. bears responsibility for a data breach that took place against  Read more

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Magellan Health Data Breach Settlement

Magellan Health, Inc. and Magellan RX Management, LLC are settling a class action alleging that a phishing incident they experienced in May 2019 may have led to the exposure of information stored in their systems. The complaint alleges that cybercriminals may have accessed the personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information (PHI) of more  Read more

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Bansley & Kiener Data Breach Settlement

Bansley & Kiener, LLP are spending $900,000 to resolve a class action about a cyberattack against its computer systems in 2020. The complaint alleged that the company bore some responsibility for the incident.  Read more

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Nationwide Retirement Solutions Data Breach Class Action

This is yet another class action about a data breach, this time against Nationwide Retirement Solutions, Inc. Nationwide promised that it took certain measures to safeguard information, the complaint for this class action says, but it also alleges that the company either did not implement all of them or that they were inadequate, so that  Read more

United Health Centers of the San Joaquin Valley Data Breach Settlement

United Health Centers of the San Joaquin Valley is paying more than $1.6 million to settle a class action alleging it failed to adequately protect the personal information and protected health information it stored in its systems. The complaint alleged that a cyberattack on or around August 28, 2021 exposed the names, Social Security numbers,  Read more

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Empress EMS Ransomware Attack and Data Breach Class Action

Businesses related to health care have become prime targets of data breaches and ransomware attacks because of the value of the information they maintain. The complaint for this class action alleges that Empress Ambulance Service, LLC, which does business as Empress EMS, failed to protect the personally identifiable information (PII) in its systems from a  Read more

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