Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Rivers Casino Des Plaines regarding its recent data breach. The Rivers Casino Des Plaines data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT RIVERS CASINO DES PLAINES:
Rivers Casino Des Plaines is an Illinois casino opened in 2011. Built on approximately 21 acres of land, Rivers Casino Des Plaines features 44,000 square feet of gaming space offering slots, poker, table games, sportsbook gambling and additional gambling opportunities.2 A short drive from Chicago, Rivers Casino Des Plaines is home to several bars and restaurants including a cocktail lounge, fine dining, fast food, and a coffee shop. Additionally, Rivers Casino Des Plaines offers special events and promotions such as concerts and cruises. Located in Des Plaines, Illinois, Rivers Casino Des Plaines employs over 1,000 individuals.
On November 2, 2023, Rivers Casino discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which sensitive personal identifiable information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Rivers Casino determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed and acquired this sensitive information on or around August 12, 2023. On November 16, 2023, Rivers Casino began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information potentially exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license
- Date of birth
- Passport number
- Contact information
- Financial account number
- Tax identification number
If you received a breach notification letter from Rivers Casino Des Plaines:
We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you were impacted by the Rivers Casino data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
- Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Rivers Casino Des Plaines;
- Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
- Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
- Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
- Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.