Everyday Health Website Privacy Investigation

10.26.2022

Girard Sharp attorneys are investigating Everydayhealth.com for potential privacy violations related to the sending of its users’ sensitive information to third parties without appropriate notice or consent.

Have you used the “Find a Doctor” tool on Everydayhealth.com? You may be entitled to relief for the improper disclosure of your personal information. Call Girard Sharp toll-free at (866) 981-4800 or fill out the form below.

Have You Used the “Find a Doctor” Tool on Everydayhealth.com?






More About This Investigation

A tool entitled “Find a Doctor” on Everydayhealth.com allows users to enter a medical condition and a location, and then provides a list of recommended doctors in that area.

If you have used the “Find a Doctor” tool on Everydayhealth.com, you may be entitled to relief for the violation of your privacy rights. Fill out the form above or call (866) 981-4800 to talk to a Girard Sharp attorney about your potential claim.

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Girard Sharp has earned national Tier 1 rankings for Mass Tort and Class Action Litigation and has been named to the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list each year since 2013. Read about some of our results.

Our firm is a nationally recognized leader in class action litigation and arbitration of claims brought by consumers alleging privacy invasions, manufacturing defects, and false advertising. We are committed to advancing and protecting the rights of every citizen to control their own personal information and be free of hidden or undisclosed tracking.

In previous cases, we have successfully applied privacy laws on behalf of our clients to lead litigation that held websites and other companies accountable for alleged privacy violations. For example, in the Lenovo spyware litigation, Girard Sharp and its co-lead counsel negotiated a favorable settlement after the court certified a nationwide class of computer purchasers whose online activities were surreptitiously monitored by pre-installed software that degraded the computers’ performance, operating continuously in the background as it analyzed browsing activity and injected ads into visited webpages.

As lead counsel in the OPM data breach litigation, we obtained a reversal of the dismissal of claims brought on behalf of 22 million federal employees and job applicants whose highly personal facts were hacked and stolen. We then negotiated a settlement that, pending court approval, will provide for minimum $700 payments to class members with compensable loss. Similarly, in Corona v. Sony Pictures Entertainment, we represented Sony employees in the wake of a cyberattack attributed to North Korea as retaliation for the parody film The Interview. Girard Sharp and its co-lead counsel secured a settlement that fully reimbursed class members’ actual losses and provided extended credit monitoring—a structure adopted in many subsequent data breach settlement.

We also represented non-Yahoo subscribers whose emails with Yahoo email subscribers were illegally intercepted and scanned by Yahoo. As a result of our litigation efforts, Yahoo restructured its email delivery architecture so that incoming and outgoing email traffic is no longer intercepted while in transit—bringing its scanning practices into compliance with federal law—and fairly disclosed its email scanning practices. The Honorable Lucy H. Koh noted that “Class Counsel achieved these benefits” after prosecuting the case for the affected individuals “in an effective and cost-efficient manner.” 2016 WL 4474612 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 25, 2016).

For a free consultation about your potential claims, contact one of our attorneys at (866) 981-4800 or submit your information above.

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