DATA BREACH LAWSUITS

Our “Bread and Butter.” You deserve better than to entrust your identity to organizations that fail to take cyber security seriously.

DATA BREACH LAWSUITS

DATA BREACH LAWSUITS: “THE NEW NORMAL”

Data breach litigation is what we do. Just check out the list below and you will see examples of the many companies/organizations that have allowed breaches of their cyber environments and which we’ve sued. Our Investigations page lists others on our radar but the carelessness of these entities rose to a level worthy of our legal attention where clients have stepped up and said “enough.” If you think you may have been impacted by their conduct, contact us. We’d be happy to see if we can get you paid.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of its massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which potentially affected certain current and former company employees. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to our lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling potential victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals may expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note has filed a class action against NEC Networks, LLC, d/b/a CaptureRx (“CaptureRx”), as well as Rite Aid and Community Health Centers of the Central Coast arising out of the massive data breach in 2021 which affected a minimum of 1.6 million people. The hacked information included sensitive personally identifiable information and personal health information. According to the lawsuit, these defendants were reckless in not securing their systems so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation seeks damages for all victims of this breach, wherever located, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many patients and consumers will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness. If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

2022 Data Breach Litigation

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of its massive 2020 data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.


2019 Employment Litigation

This class action filed by Cole & Van Note claimed that Center for Autism and Related Disorders consistently denied its behavioral technicians mandated meal and rest periods, failed to provide them accurate semimonthly wage statements and failed to provide all compensation due promptly upon termination of employment.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive  data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note has filed a class action against Community Medical Centers, Inc. arising out of the massive data breach in 2021 which affected a minimum of 650,000 people. The hacked information included sensitive personally identifiable information and personal health information. According to the lawsuit, the defendant was reckless in not securing its systems so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation seeks damages for all victims of this breach, wherever located, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many patients and consumers will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness. If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note is pursuing a class action against this county arising out of its massive recent data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the county was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation will seek damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of its massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive recent data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this “Big 3” consumer credit reporting agency arising out of its massive data breach between May and July 2017. In this well-publicized event, Equifax has already conceded that it knew of the hacking of personal identifying information for hundreds of thousands of creditors, and the potential breach of data for at least 143 million others. According to Equifax, hackers accessed a peripheral part of the company’s cyber-architecture. According to our lawsuit, Equifax was reckless in not securing that site so as to prevent the breach of such important data. Despite knowing of the breach since July 29, 2017, Equifax held the disclosure for nearly six weeks before notifying the public on September 7, 2017, making this event one of unprecedented significance and neglect.

Our class action litigation seeks damages for all victims of this breach across the nation, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many consumers will expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own creditworthiness. Since its filing, hundreds of additional legal actions have been filed across the nation, and have since been consolidated in Georgia. Our lead client serves as one of the model plaintiffs in this historic action.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read our original Complaint.

To read the consolidated nationwide consumer Complaint, click here.

To read the consolidated nationwide small business Complaint, click here.

If you want to learn more about the Settlement Announced on July 22, 2019, click here.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive recent data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Data Breach Litigation

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.


2021 Employment Litigation

Cole & Van Note filed this class action on behalf of the company’s California non-exempt retail workers seeking damages for alleged violations of California law including the denial of meal and rest periods.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action and served as co-lead settlement class counsel against this entity arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the entity was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, CONTACT US.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a putative class action complaint against this company alleging that it experienced a data breach. The matter settled confidentially.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, or to review the Complaint, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

Cole & Van Note has filed a class action against Scripps Health arising out of its massive data breach in May 2021. In this well-publicized event, Scripps Health has already conceded it knew of the hacking of personally identifying information (PII) for nearly 150,000 patients, many of which included personal health information (PHI). According to the lawsuit, Scripps Health was reckless in not securing its systems so as to prevent the breach of such important data and, despite knowing of the breach for an entire month, waited until June 1, 2021 to notify its patients.

Our class action litigation seeks damages for all victims of this breach, wherever located, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many Scripps Health patients will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness. If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against UC San Diego Health arising out of the massive data breach between December 2020 and April 2021 which affected countless patients, consumers and employees. The hacked information included sensitive personal health and financial information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, UC San Diego Health was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness. If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, contact us.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against Western Digital Corporation arising out of the well-publicized criminal data deletion of consumer hard drives in 2021. According to the lawsuit, the company knew of vulnerabilities in, at least, six of its products for years which ultimately led to the erasure of data for countless purchasers of these products.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this recklessness and failure to warn, wherever located, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of these consumers will undoubtedly expend determining whether personal and financial information has fallen into criminal hands. If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

Cole & Van Note filed a class action against this organization arising out of a massive data breach which affected countless individuals. The hacked information included sensitive personal information and, in our experience, this breach represents one of the most intrusive of its kind. According to the lawsuit, the organization was reckless in not securing its systems and email servers so as to prevent the breach of such important data and/or not telling victims soon enough to take corrective measures.

Our class action litigation sought damages for all victims of this breach, not the least of which being for the potential years of effort many of the impacted individuals will undoubtedly expend determining the full impact of this breach on their own privacy and/or creditworthiness.

If you want to learn more about the case, click here to read the Complaint.

LET’S WORK TOGETHER

Our job is to demystify the process so you’re treated fairly

CONTACT US