NEW YORK, NY and SAN DIEGO, CA – June 10, 2021  – Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP, a preeminent national consumer rights law firm, announces that it  is investigating claims on behalf of current and former employees of USA Waste-Management Resources, LLC (“WM”).

On May 28, 2021, WM reported to the California Attorney General’s office that an unauthorized party accessed personal information stored on WM’s network. According to the data breach notification, on January 21, 2021, WM discovered suspicious activity on its network and began to investigate the incident. The investigation concluded that an unauthorized party accessed WM’s network between January 21, 2021 and January 23, 2021, accessed certain files, and took files containing personal information. On May 4, 2021, WM began to notify current and former employees that their and their dependents’ personal information was accessed by the unauthorized party. WM has reported to several state Attorneys General that at least 268,510 individuals were identified as having their personal information accessed as a result of this data breach.

Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP  has extensive experience in the prosecution of consumer rights litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts across the country.  The firm has attorneys in various practice areas; and offices in New York, Chicago and San Diego.  The reputation and expertise of this firm has been repeatedly recognized by the courts, which have appointed it to major positions in complex consolidated litigation.

If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH from WM or one of its affiliates and you reside in the United States, if you wish to discuss this investigation, or if you have any questions regarding your rights and interests in this matter, please immediately contact Wolf Haldenstein by telephone at (800) 575-0735, via e-mail at gstone@whafh.com, or visit our website at www.whafh.com.


 Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP

Gregory Stone, Director of Case and Financial Analysis

Rachele R. Byrd, Esq.

Email: gstone@whafh.com or byrd@whafh.com

Tel: (800) 575-0735 or (619) 239-4599

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