A $3.5 million dollar settlement has been proposed in the class action lawsuit entitled Sackin, et al. v. TransPerfect Global Inc., (i.e. Trans Perfect Class Action Settlement).
The case is under review in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and was filed as case number 1:17-cv-1469-LGS.
The Trans Perfect Class Action Settlement revolves around a data breach that took place in Januarary of 2017.
Plaintiffs accused TransPerfect of not protecting their data and personal information. Class members contend that their payroll information and W-2 data was exposed in the data breach.
Transperfect denies any actions of wrong doing but have agreed to a 3.5 million dollar settlement in order to avoid further trial.
The identity theft protection coverage is valued at $3.5 million, while the reimbursement coverage offers an estimated $19.5 million to Class Members who file valid claims.
Who Should File a Claim?
You should file a claim if you are a current or former TransPerfect employees in the United States whose Form W-2 data and/or payroll information was compromised as a result of the Data Breach. If your data was not breached please do not file a claim.
Proof of Purchase?
Any documents showing that a cost was created as a result of the data breach.
Class members who file valid claims may receive up to $4,000 in reimbursements PLUS membership to Experian’s Credit Plus 3-Bureau Plan.
Trans Perfect Class Action Settlement Important Dates
- 9/17/18: Objection/Exclusion Deadline
- 9/27/28: Fairness Hearing
- 12/5/18: Claim Deadline For Identity Theft Protection
- 2/10/21: Claim Deadline For Reimbursement
Trans Perfect Class Action Settlement Contact Information
- Mail: TransPerfect Settlement c/o Angeion Group 1801 Market Street, Suite 660, Philadelphia, PA 19103
- Phone: 1-844-824-5797
- Email: TransPerfectSettlement@AdministratorClassAction.com
Class members do not have to hire a lawyer as they will be represented by Finkelstein Blankinship Frei-Pearson & Garber LLP.
TransPerfect Global Inc. will be represented by MULLEN COUGHLIN LLC.
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Additional Sources: TransPerfect Employee Data Breach Class Action Settlement