Desjardins Privacy breach: $200m Class action settlement agreement submitted to the Superior Court of Quebec
Probably a few here were impacted:
https://www.desjardins.com/en/news/desj ... ement.htmlHow much is the settlement?
The settlement agreement submitted to the Superior Court of Quebec for approval allows for a maximum amount of $200,852,500 to be paid out as individual recovery to eligible individuals who file a claim.
Who can make a claim under the settlement agreement?
All individuals affected by the privacy breach announced by Desjardins on June 20, 2019, are included in the settlement agreement, namely:s
Current and former Desjardins banking members
Current and former clients with a credit card or in-store financing
Anyone who received a letter informing them of the situation
What kind of claims can be made?
You can file two types of claims under the settlement agreement:
If you were impacted by the situation announced in June 2019, you can claim up to $90.
If your identity was stolen after January 1, 2017, you can claim up to $1,000.
Full details are available at www.desjardinssettlement.com External link. This link will open in a new window..