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Herff Jones Reports Data Breach

NOTICE: If you made a purchase or rental from Herff Jones or received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777 On May 12, 2021, Herff Jones confirmed on their website that they have experienced a data breach that involved…

Scripps Health Hit by Apparent Ransomware Attack

NOTICE: If you are a Scripps Health patient or received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777 Late on May 1, 2021, Scripps Health detected an apparent ransomware attack on their computer network that significantly disrupted…

Factors that Help Determine Liability for a Merge Lane Accident in California

Merging onto the freeway or out of a lane that is ending can be tricky, and accidents can occur when drivers are not careful. Determining who is at fault for a merging collision can be more complicated than you might think. If you were injured in a merging…

Filing an Injury Claim for an Accident Caused by a Driver in a Rental Car

As California prepares to fully reopen its economy on June 15, local roadways may once again be filled with tourists and vacationers. Many may be driving rental cars. What happens if the driver of a rental car crashes into you? Collisions with rental…

AmeriFirst Data Breach Exposes Customer Loan Files

NOTICE: If you applied for or obtained a loan through AmeriFirst Financial, Inc. on or before December 10, 2020, and received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777 On April 12, 2021, mortgage lender AmeriFirst Financial,…

Driver’s License Numbers Exposed in GEICO Data Breach

NOTICE: If you are a GEICO customer who resides in California and received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777 On April 9, GEICO began to notify customers of a data security incident that exposed personal information…

Can I File a Claim for a No-Contact Car Accident?

You may be able to obtain compensation for an accident that was caused by another driver’s recklessness, even if your vehicle and the other driver’s vehicle did not make contact. However, these claims can be more difficult to validate than claims involving…

Shell Oil Accused of Charging Debit Card Fees at Gas Stations Using Deceptive Practices

NOTICE: If you are a resident of California and made a gasoline purchase from Shell Oil using your debit card within the past five years, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777 As gasoline prices increase, consumers look for ways to reduce costs,…

Who May Be Liable for a Crash Caused by a Teenage Driver?

Negligent drivers can be held liable for auto accidents, but when the driver is a teenager, his or her parents may be held responsible. Even when a teenager is behind the wheel, the car is probably listed on the parent’s insurance policy. Below, our…

Infinity Insurance Data Breach Shrouded in Suspicion

On March 16, 2021, Infinity Insurance Company (Infinity) notified an unknown number of individuals of a data security incident that occurred on December 26, 2020. The company claimed that an unauthorized party accessed files on “certain company servers…

Whose Insurance Company Pays for Rental Costs After a Crash?

If your vehicle is badly damaged or declared a total loss after an accident, you will likely need to rent a car to get to and from work, medical appointments, and other places. You may able to avoid paying for a rental car out of your own pocket. Below,…

Kroger Confirms Data Breach

On February 19, 2021, Kroger Co. (Kroger) confirmed that the company was affected by an extensive Accellion data breach. Accellion is a California-based, third-party vendor that provides file-transfer services. The grocery and pharmacy chain giant was…