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Advance Auto Parts Data Breach Employee Class Action Settlement

Closed Settlement Statement: 
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
Settlement Structure: 
Case Summary: 

On March 7, 2016, Advance Auto Parts was the victim of a phishing attack, resulting in the disclosure of personally identifiable information (PII) concerning current and former Advanced Auto Parts employees. An outside third party obtained unauthorized access to employee PII through a phishing-type attack by posing as an employee. The third party convinced an Advance Auto Parts employee to provide a file containing information about certain individuals who worked for Advance Auto Parts during 2015. Plaintiffs claim that Advance Auto Parts. did not adequately protect their personal information and that they were injured as a result of the Phishing Attack. 



Docket Number: 
Advance Auto Parts
Filing Deadline: 
Friday, June 30, 2017
Objection Deadline: 
Monday, April 24, 2017
Exclusion Deadline: 
Monday, April 24, 2017
Final Approval Hearing: 
Monday, May 15, 2017
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