Data Breach

Ippolito International Employee Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the California-based agricultural company Ippolito International (“Ippolito”) for its data security practices in the wake of a data breach. Ippolito has not disclosed when this breach occurred. In a recent data notice, Ippolito acknowledged that it discovered the incident on April 26, 2022 and is now notifying affected […]

Consumer Protection

Investigation of Withheld College Transcripts

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating colleges throughout the United States who issue institutional loans to their students and subsequently withhold the release of a student’s transcript until overdue payments are satisfied. In an economy with soaring tuition and living costs, many prospective students require financial assistance including federal loans or privately funded loans […]

Consumer Protection

Investigation of False Advertising for Kohl’s and Walmart’s Bamboo Products

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Kohl’s, Inc., Walmart, Inc, and other retailers following reports that they falsely marketed dozens of rayon textile products as bamboo. The retailers are alleged to have failed to identify these “bamboo” products as made of rayon in violation of the Textile Act. The Federal Trade Commission also alleged […]

Consumer Protection

Investigation of Car Dealerships’ Additional Fees

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating car dealerships across the country over allegations that they are adding on unnecessary and excessive fees at a time when vehicles are already sold at record-high prices.  According to a recent article in Time Magazine, dealers are routinely working to recoup losses from the pandemic by levying junk […]

Data Breach

Keystone Health Data Breach

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Migliaccio & Rathod is investigating the Franklin County, Pennsylvania-based healthcare nonproft Keystone Rural Health Center, which does business as Keystone Health (“Keystone Health”).  From approximately July 28, 2022, to August 19, 2022, an unauthorized third party had access to patient information in Keystone Health servers.  The compromised information includes patient names, Social Security numbers, and […]

Data Breach

M&R Investigates Eventus Data Breach

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Migliaccio & Rathod is investigating the Chapel Hill, North Carolina, based healthcare provider Eventus WholeHealth (“Eventus”). On June 1, 2022, Eventus uncovered suspicious activity on one of its email accounts.  As the investigation is unfolding, Eventus is notifying individuals that their data has been compromised, as it becomes aware of them. Based on other, similar […]

Data Breach

Aesthetic Dermatology Data Breach

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Migliaccio & Rathod is investigating the Pennsylvania-based dermatology practice Aesthetic Dermatology Associates. On August 15, 2022, Aesthetic Dermatology became aware of suspicious activity on its systems.  After an investigation, Aesthetic Dermatology determined that patients’ names, addresses, dates of birth, diagnosis codes, and health insurance information may have been exposed.  They have not disclosed whether other […]

Data Breach

CSI Laboratories Second Data Breach

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Alpharetta, Georgia-based cancer laboratory Cytometry Specialists, Inc. d/b/a CSI Laboratories (“CSI”) for failing to safeguard sensitive patient information in a data breach that occurred in April of 2022.  The incident occurred when CSI discovered that an unauthorized actor had accessed an employee email account.  An investigation into […]