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Home Depot Meta Privacy Breach Class Action

2023 – Merchant Law Group LLP has launched a proposed Canada-wide class action lawsuit on behalf of some Home Depot customers who agreed between 2018 to 2022 provided an email address while paying for goods at Home Depot stores in the below Canadian provinces.

This proposed class action asserts that Home Depot then shared such customer data with Meta, the parent company of Facebook. The class definition concerning this litigation is: “all persons (including individuals and businesses) who between May 1, 2018 and October 31, 2022 (the “Class Period”) made one or more purchases from a physical Home Depot store in Canada (or in the alternative as may be determined by the Court, located in Saskatchewan, British Columbia, Manitoba, or Newfoundland and Labrador) AND at the time of checkout, provided his or her e-mail address to Home Depot in order to obtain an electronic receipt.”

Merchant Law Group LLP has 12 offices across Canada.  Merchant Law Group LLP is well-known for pursuing class action and mass tort lawsuits in Canada including successful litigation regarding Winners/HomeSense, Roundup products, defective breast implants, J&J talc baby powder, Maple Leaf Foods, Celebrex/Bextra, Vioxx, Sony, Residential Schools and various other consumer protection cases.  Our dedicated team of more than 30 litigation lawyers includes Tony Merchant KC, who is known as one of Canada’s most active litigators with more than 850 reported cases in leading Caselaw Journals, having argued thousands of cases before Superior Courts, the Courts of Appeal, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada.  Tony Merchant KC has a long history in pursuing public policy cases and is a former elected Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA).

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