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Equifax Data Breach Settlement

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Equifax announced in September 2017 that it had experienced a data breach affecting 147,000,000 people. This gave rise to a number of class actions which were combined and are being resolved by this settlement of over $380 million. The complaints alleged that Equifax should have better safeguarded the personal information on consumers that it collected and stored.

Docket Number: 
1:17-md-2800-TWT
Company: 
Equifax
Filing Deadline: 
Monday, January 22, 2024
Objection Deadline: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Exclusion Deadline: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Final Approval Hearing: 
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Equifax Sign Outside Building