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Has Your Personal Information Been Hacked or Stolen?
If you use credit cards or share your private information, you may be at risk for a data breach. This happens when someone without permission views, accesses, or takes you personal information. This typically happens when the computer system of a business is hacked, and those hackers steal personal information and/or financial information about customers or patients from that business. Once the information is stolen, hackers may then steal the customer or patient’s identity using that information. Many laws require businesses who have been hacked to inform the customers or patients about the hack. If your information was stolen, you may be part of a class action lawsuit. For more information and assistance, please contact us at 817-455-6822.
Class actions are lawsuits that help many people who are fighting the same problem. It is fought against the same business or company.
For example, a class action lawsuit could be filed for everyone who:
bought the same defective product,
was billed for the same unauthorized charges,
was ripped off by the same deceptive advertising, or
Even though class actions often help hundreds or thousands of people, it does not take that many people to get started.
Instead, class actions often begin when a single person who has been wronged steps forward to look for a lawyer. Read More