Auris Health Lawsuit – Data Breach of Medical Information
Consumer Protection Attorneys in California
Auris Health, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, has sent out letters to inform their clients about a data-related incident that unfortunately involved certain personal and medical information. Beginning in March 2020, an unauthorized actor had access to an Auris employee’s email account. Clients were not notified until January 27, 2021.
According to Auris Health, Based on our investigation, we have determined that the personal information involved in this incident included your full name and one or more of the following types of personal information: Social Security Number, tax identification number, passport number, health insurance number, health information, payment card information, and financial account number(s).
While identity thieves are becoming more sophisticated at breaking through the data protection of businesses, it is the company’s responsibility to provide the highest level of security for their consumers. This is especially true when medical information is involved. Medical information of the type lost here, is given special protection under California law.
(858) 293-4614 Call now to review your case with our Data Breach intake specialist. During this call, our intake specialist will review your claim regarding Auris Health Lawsuit.
*HIPAA Violation – You may be entitled to damages or other remedies. If you received notice that your information was stolen due to a data breach incident, contact Potter Handy, LLP to join our class action lawsuit. No out-of-pocket expenses from you.
View example of what the letter looks like. If you received this letter contact our Law Firm.
What Information Was Involved?
The information contained on the server includes:
- Your name
- Social security number
- Tax identification number
- Passport number
- Health insurance number
- Health information
- Payment card information
- Financial account number(s)
Contact Our California Data Breach Lawyers
Have you received notice that your information was stolen due to a data breach incident? If so, you may be entitled to damages or other remedies.
Every day, insurance companies and health care providers lose protected medical information through careless acts, such as emailing third parties’ medical information or sending your personal information to third parties without any encryption or protection.
Our attorneys at Potter Handy, LLP have been instrumental in protecting privacy rights.