Data Breach

Amerlux Data Breach Investigation

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Shamis & Gentile P.A., one of the nation's premier class action law firms specializing in data breach cases, is investigating the Amerlux LLC data breach. If you were affected by the data breach, your sensitive personally identifiable information may have been exposed, and you may be eligible for compensation.

About Amerlux LLC

Amerlux LLC, founded in 1984, operates within the electrical/electronic manufacturing industry. Known for offering architectural, specification-grade lighting solutions, Amerlux has established itself as a leader in innovative lighting products. The company, a subsidiary of Delta Electronics, Inc., employs approximately 98 individuals and is headquartered in Oakland, New Jersey.

The March 2024 Data Breach

On the morning of March 13, 2024, a ransomware attack targeted Amerlux LLC's computer servers. This cyber incident was first detected by the company’s IT vendor and was subsequently confirmed to have started around March 7, 2024, ending on the day it was discovered. The breach led to unauthorized access to various types of sensitive employee information. The exposed data includes:

  • Names
  • Addresses
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Salary data
  • Bank account information
  • Passport numbers

Your Rights and Next Steps

If you believe your information was compromised in this breach, it's crucial to take immediate action to protect your identity and personal data. Here are some steps you can take:

  1. Monitor Your Accounts: Regularly check your bank statements and credit reports for any unauthorized activity.
  2. Credit Freeze: Consider placing a credit freeze on your reports to prevent new accounts from being opened in your name.
  3. Fraud Alerts: Place fraud alerts on your credit reports to warn creditors of potential identity theft.
  4. Report to Authorities: If you suspect identity theft, report it to your local law enforcement and consider filing a report with the Federal Trade Commission.
  5. Use Provided Services: Amerlux is offering 24 months of free identity theft protection services through IDX. Enroll by visiting IDX Protection or calling 1-800-939-4170.

You May Be Entitled to Compensation

If your data was compromised in the Amerlux data breach, you might be entitled to compensation. Lawyers are ready to help you understand your rights and guide you through the process of securing what you are owed. By filling out the form below, you can join others affected by this breach in seeking justice and compensation.


Complete the below form to take the first step towards potentially receiving compensation. Lawyers are prepared to assist you every step of the way.

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