Oklahoma City, OK (November 7, 2018) – Federman & Sherwood announces that on November 2, 2018, it filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division, against LeafFilter North, LLC and LeafFilter North of Texas, LLC (“LeafFilter”), alleging that LeafFilter failed to meet its legal duty to protect the private, personal information of the plaintiff and thousands of others. According to the Complaint, on or before August 21, 2018, LeafFilter discovered that unauthorized persons had used a phishing email to gain access to LeafFilter employees’ email accounts and were able to obtain and/or view the private, personal information of the plaintiff and others. The compromised data may include social security number, date of birth, driver’s license number, and bank account information. On behalf of himself and all class members, the plaintiff seeks injunctive relief and damages suffered by class members as a result of LeafFilter’s failure to maintain the security of the private, personal information in its possession.
LeafFilter is an Ohio company, with offices in forty (40) states, that sells a gutter protection system to consumers across the United States. If you are or were an employee, prospective employee, contractor, or other person who provided PII to LeafFilter via email between April 1, 2018 and August 21, 2018 and believe you have been affected by the LeafFilter security breach, please contact: Allicia Bolton at firstname.lastname@example.org or (405) 235-1560.