Hayes Connor featured in The Telegraph following news that Chinese military hackers have been charged with the 2017 Equifax cyber attack. The malicious incident affected 15 million people in the UK with 700,000 of those having sensitive personal data stolen. Hayes Connor filed a claim in the High Court in October 2019 seeking an estimated […]
Data breach and cybersecurity specialist Hayes Connor Solicitors has agreed to sponsor accomplished Great Britain international half back Gareth Widdop as he joins Super League team Warrington Wolves RLFC on a three-year contract. The 30-year-old, who joins from Melbourne team St George Illawarra Dragons, is known as a strong goal kicker and is described by […]
Following news that the ICO is to fine Dixons Carphone Warehouse £500,000 following its significant data breach, Kingsley Hayes told thebusinessdesk about the firm’s plans to launch a group action against Dixons representing hundreds of affected individuals.
Data protection specialist Hayes Connor Solicitors will be launching a group action against Dixons Carphone Warehouse after the ICO announced a £500,000 fine last week following the group’s significant data breach in 2018. The retailer, which owns Currys PC World and Dixons Travel stores, admitted in 2018 that an undetected cyber-attack took place over a […]
We featured in bppmedia with news that Hayes Connor has once again been shortlisted in two categories in the Eclipse Proclaim Modern Law Awards. We are delighted to be shortlisted for the Boutique Law Firm of the Year and Marketing and Communications Strategy awards for the second year running.
Data breach and cybersecurity specialist Hayes Connor Solicitors has been shortlisted by the Eclipse Proclaim Modern Law Awards 2020 for the Boutique Law Firm of the Year (11+ Employees) and Marketing and Communications Strategy categories for the second year running. The firm, currently representing thousands of clients with multi-party data breach actions including against Ticketmaster, […]
We talked to the Digital Guardian about the importance of behavioural analysis, and the impact this has on data protection, with more than three quarters of data breaches taking place as a result of preventable human error. Analysing behaviour to identify how these risks can be mitigated is key says Kingsley Hayes.
Kingsley Hayes spoke to the Sunday Times about the Hayes Connor data breach action against Ticketmaster. Individuals who were affected by the breach who have yet to claim compensation – whether or not they have suffered any actual loss to date – may still join the action.
Robust cybersecurity is front of stage again as news of two attempted cyber attacks on Labour were exposed. The party has claimed that no personal data has been breached in what has been described as “large scale and sophisticated” attacks.