Data Breach

Brandeis University 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 Brandeis University 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 Brandeis University

Brandeis University is recognized for its unique blend of a world-class research environment and the personal feel of a small liberal arts college. Named after the esteemed U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, the university is known for its for its diverse and talented student body, and the high-quality research conducted by its faculty.

The April 2024 Data Breach

Recently, Brandeis University experienced a significant data breach that was discovered on April 4, 2024. This incident has raised concerns due to the exposure of sensitive consumer information. The types of information compromised include:

  • Social Security Numbers

The breach was reported to the Massachusetts Attorney General's office, and affected individuals were notified by written communication on April 19, 2024.

Your Rights and Next Steps

Under Massachusetts law, you are also entitled to obtain a police report if you believe you are a victim of identity theft.

Joining a Lawsuit

If you've been impacted by the Brandeis University data breach, you may have grounds for compensation. Lawyers are ready to help guide you through the process of securing what you are owed due to this breach. To learn more about your legal options and to join a potential lawsuit, please complete the below form.


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