Ventura Orthopedics Data Breach Lawsuit

Legal Representation for Victims of Data Breaches in California

The Data Breach Attorneys at Potter Handy Law Firm have the knowledge and resources to thoroughly examine your case, conduct an investigation into the breach, and, when needed, fight for justice.

Potter Handy LLP is currently reviewing cases on behalf of individuals affected by the Ventura Orthopedics data breach. These individuals may have had their personal and confidential information illegally accessed by an unknown third party during the Ventura Orthopedics data breach. Potter Handy LLP will conduct a complimentary assessment of your data breach claim in order to safeguard the rights and privacy of all those impacted by the Ventura Orthopedics data breach.

We are only interested in claims that arose in California.


What Happened?

Ventura Orthopedics has recently discovered the complete scope of a data security breach that took place in July 2020. The data security breach occurred due to a ransomware attack perpetrated by unauthorized hackers.

In September 2023, Ventura Orthopedics discovered that the data security breach had surpassed their initial assumption. Further investigation has uncovered that specific data belonging to many more current and past patients was obtained in the year 2020. The files included patient names, dates of birth, and drug and laboratory testing results spanning the years 2016, 2017, and 2018.

Ventura Orthopedics is informing patients whose data was compromised, as required by HIPAA and California law.

If you received notification that a data breach had exposed your personal information, you should contact our highly qualified Data Breach Lawyers. These attorneys can effectively protect your legal rights and ensure that those responsible for causing the harm are held accountable.

By selecting a qualified Data Breach Lawyer in California, you can be assured that your interests are protected thoroughly during the entire case, providing you with peace of mind.

Contact us online or call our data breach intake professionals at (415) 534-1911.


What Information Was Involved in the Ventura Orthopedics Data Breach?

The investigation has concluded that the incident may have led to unauthorized access to certain confidential information.

The types of personal information contained in the impacted files may included:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Date of birth
  • Email address
  • Medical treatment
  • Social Security Number
  • Health plan information
  • Demographic information
  • Health insurance information
  • Medical insurance plan number
  • Drug and laboratory testing results spanning the years 2016, 2017, and 2018.

All of the specific files that may have been accessed or removed could not be determined.


Protecting Consumers’ Privacy Rights Following the Ventura Orthopedics Data Breach

If you were notified that your information had been stolen as a result of the Ventura Orthopedics data breach, you may be entitled to compensation or other remedies.

Please call (415) 534-1911 for an appointment with Mark Potter and Jim Treglio of Potter Handy LLP in San Francisco. During this call, our intake professionals will review your claim regarding the Ventura Orthopedics data breach. Free Consultations 24/7. No out-of-pocket expenses.