With more frequency than ever before, consumers’ personal information and patients’ protected health information is being improperly/unlawfully exposed as a result data breaches. Your private health information and privacy can be breached by anyone who has the ability to access such information.
Regardless of the identity of the individual/individuals who perpetrate these breaches, consumers and patients suffer ongoing negative consequences as a result. Consumers and patients affected by data breaches often face the risk of identity theft, credit fraud, other financial harm, and in some cases may face future medical risks.
The attorney at Forrest, LaMothe, Mazow, McCullough, Yasi & Yasi, P.C. have experience in litigating issue related to data breaches, the unlawful disclosure of patients’ protected health information, businesses’ failures to notify consumers and patients of their rights and other risks associated with these unlawful disclosures.
If you believe that you have been the victim of a data breach or you believe your identity has been compromised as a result of a data breach, please contact Forrest, LaMothe, Mazow, McCullough, Yasi & Yasi, P.C. for a free, no commitment consultation and case review, to see if we can help.