Data Breach

Florida Orthopaedic Institute Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Florida Orthopaedic Institute (FOI) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. The medical group recently announced that, on April 9th, they were the victims of a ransomware attack that that resulted in the encryption of data stored on their servers. […]

Data Breach

North Shore Pain Management Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigation North Shore Pain Management (NSPM) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. The healthcare practice recently announced that an unauthorized actor infiltrated their system on April 16th, gaining access to files containing confidential information. Subsequent investigations discovered that the stolen […]

Data Breach

American Medical Technologies Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating American Medical Technologies (AMT) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. AMT recently announced that they detected suspicious activity originating from one of their employee’s email accounts on December 17th, 2019. Subsequent investigations into the matter later confirmed that AMT […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Coronavirus Employee Protections Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating employers across the United States for failure to provide adequate health and safety protections to employees amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in widespread infection. Essential service workers must travel to, and engage in productive activity at, their typical place of employment, despite the bevy of risk factors involved. […]

Data Breach

UPMC Altoona Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Altoona for failure to adequately safeguard patient information, resulting in a data breach. On February 13th, UPMC Altoona Regional Health Services detected a phishing attack, from which an unsanctioned third party gained access to an email account belonging to one of […]

Civil Rights

COVID-19 Prison Population Health Hazards Investigations

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating prisons across the United States for failure to adequately protect the well-being of detained individuals, prison staff, visitors, and the communities in which prisons operate, amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Detained individuals across the country are alleging that prison administrators are acting with deliberate indifference to serious medical […]

Data Breach

Brandywine Urology Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Brandywine Urology Consultants for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. The healthcare provider discovered a ransomware infection in their network on January 27th, and claimed to immediately isolate and neutralize the intrusion. While a later investigation into the attack seemed […]

Product Defect

Ranitidine Carcinogenic Contaminants Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating manufacturers of the prescription and over-the-counter heartburn medication ranitidine, known by the brand name Zantac. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently requested manufacturers pull the drug from the market, citing an ongoing investigation that found many ranitidine samples contained hazardous levels of the contaminant NDMA, a […]

Labor Protection

D.C. Paid Sick Leave

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The arrival of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Washington D.C. raises many questions for workers throughout the District, including about taking leave. D.C. workers should know their rights. The District of Columbia Accrued Safe and Sick Leave Act (ASSLA) requires employers to provide D.C. workers paid time off when dealing with medical and other related conditions. […]