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 Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP.
Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP is a law firm with offices located in the Northeast United States. If you received a notice of data breach letter from Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP, please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.
Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP is litigation counsel for the New York Presbyterian Hospital in medical malpractice cases.  In this role as counsel for the hospital, Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP receives medical records of the hospital’s patients. These medical records were exposed in a recent data breach.
On December 25, 2021, Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP detected suspicious activity on its IT networks. On April 22, 2022, Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP’s investigation concluded, determining an unauthorized actor gained control over private information maintained by the law firm.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?
Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP did not notify victims of the breach until May 16, 2022. In total, the data of 114,979 individuals was compromised in the breach. Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP admitted it hasn’t determined the full scope of the compromise yet, but that it decided to inform all individuals whose information was likely impacted.
WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?
Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP has disclosed the following information was included in the data breach:
- full names,
- dates of birth,
- Social Security numbers, and
- medical treatment information.
WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE HEIDELL PITTONI MURPHY & BACH LLP 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 Heidell Pittoni Murphy & Bach LLP 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 through the form below.