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 […]

Consumer Protection

D.C. Amends Data Breach Notification Law

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In March, the Council of Washington D.C. signed into law the Security Breach Protection Amendment Act of 2019. An amendment to D.C.’s existing data breach law, this act broadens consumer protections in the event of a data breach event. For instance, the act expands the definition of “personal information” in relation to the data compromised […]

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

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 […]

Data Breach

Hartford Healthcare Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Hartford Healthcare for failure to adequately safeguard patient information, resulting in a data breach. Forensic investigators found that, from February 13th through 14th, an unsanctioned third party gained access to two employee email accounts via a phishing attack. At least one of the accounts accessed included private information […]