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Biolase Data Breach Class Action Investigation 

by | Jun 3, 2022 | Firm News

Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, LLC, a law firm experienced in data breach class action litigation, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Biolase, Inc. (“Biolase”). Biolase is a medical device company located in Foothill Ranch, California. Biolase develops and manufactures laser equipment for dentists and other medical professionals.  If you received a notice of data breach letter from Biolase, please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.

 

WHAT HAPPENED?

On December 29, 2021, Biolase learned that an authorized party copied certain information from Biolase’s system. Notably, Biolase did not report the data breach to affected individuals until May 2022, roughly 5 months after the breach occurred.

 

WHAT DATA IS INVOLVED IN THE BIOLASE DATA BREACH?

Biolase has not publicly disclosed the type of data that was involved in the breach, but our experience suggests the following information may have been compromised:

but our experience suggests the following information may have been compromised:

  • Full Name;
  • Date of Birth;
  • Address;
  • Social Security number;
  • Driver’s license number;
  • Health insurance information; and/or,
  • Medical treatment / diagnosis information;

 

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE BREACH FROM BIOLASE?

If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies related to the Biolase data security breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Justin Walker at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request through the form below.