Del Giudice v. Thompson

On July 29, 2019, it was disclosed to the public that the information technology systems of Capital One Financial Corporation, Capital One, N.A., Capital One Bank (USA), N.A., and Capital One Services (Canada) Inc., (collectively “Capital One”) had been hacked and personal information had been misappropriated. The data had been stored on computer servers owned…

Capital One Update

On April 30, 2020 the Ontario Superior Court has granted carriage of this potential class action to a consortium of: (a) Cambridge LLP; (b) Gardiner Roberts LLP; (c) Hotz Lawyers; and (d) Scher Law Professional Corporation, which brand themselves as PDBL – Privacy and Data Breach Law Group.  The law firms of Landy Marr Kats,…

Marriott International Hotels Class Action

This proposed class action stems from notices of a data breach received by approximately 500 million people who stayed at Marriott-affiliated hotels or were members of the Starwood Preferred Guest program.  The fact of the breach became public on November 30, 2018 but may have originated in 2014. Marriott alleges that they became aware of…