Personal Touch, Crossroads PHI Ransomware Attack Class Action

Personal Touch Holding Corporation, a holding company for home health care entities, stores patient information, including Protected Health Information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII), in the cloud with Crossroads Technologies, Inc. Unfortunately, Crossroads was subjected to a ransomware attack in late 2019 which encrypted its files. The complaint for this class action alleges that  Read more

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Sunshine Behavioral Health Group Data Breach Class Action

The Sunshine Behavioral Health Group, LLC, says the complaint for this class action, “operates luxury drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation facilities in California, Colorado, and Texas.” In that role, it possessed a good deal of confidential and personal information on patients and payors. The complaint alleges Sunshine did not take adequate measures to protect this  Read more

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Shorter University Data Breach Settlement

Shorter University is settling a class action alleging that the personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information (PHI) of certain current and former students was stolen or exposed because of a September 2014 theft of documents at the Winthrop-King Centre on Shorter’s campus. The complaint claims that Shorter did not adequately protect the information  Read more

Tampa General Hospital Data Breach Class Action Settlement

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that patients provided certain patient information to the Tampa General Hospital, and that one or more former hospital employees inappropriately accessed that patient information. The lawsuit further claims that the Hospital is responsible for certain potential losses to patients allegedly resulting from the events described in the lawsuit.   Read more

Medical Informatics Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

This lawsuit alleges that Medical Informatics Engineering violated the law by having inadequate security protocols in place such that patients’ sensitive medical and financial records in its custody were stolen.  Read more