Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, a law firm experienced in data breach cases, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Morley Companies, Inc., including sensitive personal information and confidential personal health information. Morley Companies, Inc. is a US company headquartered in Saginaw, Michigan, offering business services to Fortune 500 and Global 100 firms, including meeting management, back-office processing, contact centers, and the creation of trade show exhibits and displays.
According to information submitted to the Maine Attorney General’s Office, Morley Companies, Inc., identified the presence of malware on its servers beginning on August 1, 2021.  Morley Companies, Inc. discovered it could not access certain files and folders on its systems, and a ransomware-type malware attack on its systems had occurred.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?
Morley Companies, Inc. did not begin notifying victims of the breach until February 1, 2022. In total, the data of 521,046 individuals was compromised in the breach. The letters to victims do not explain why Morley Companies, Inc. waited approximately six months after learning of the breach to start notifying victims.
WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?
Morley Companies, Inc. has disclosed the following information was included in the data breach:
- dates of birth,
- Social Security numbers,
- Medical diagnostic and treatment information, and
- health insurance information.
WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE MORLEY COMPANIES, INC. DATA BREACH?
If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies in responding to the Morley Companies, Inc. data breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Terry Coates at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request