Timex Group USA Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Timex Group USA, Inc. (“Timex Group”) regarding its recent data breach. The Timex Group data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to over 3,000 individuals.


Timex Group is a privately held watch manufacturer based in Connecticut. Founded in 1854, Timex Group designs, manufactures, and markets innovative timepieces around the world.2 As one of the largest watch makers in the world, Timex Group companies produce watches under several well-known brands, including Timex, Nautica, Guess, GC, Salvatore Ferragamo, Versace, Ted Baker, Missoni, Furla, Adidas, Philipp Plein and Plein Sport.2 Headquartered in Middlebury, Connecticut, Timex Group has multiple operating units and employs over 3,000 individuals worldwide.


Recently, Timex Group discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which sensitive personal identifiable information in its systems may have been accessed. Through its investigation, Timex Group determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information between June 1 and June 5, 2023. On January 29, 2024, Timex Group began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information potentially exposed includes:

  • Name
  • Social Security number

If you received a breach notification letter from Timex Group USA, Inc.:

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 sam@turkestrauss.com.

If you were impacted by the Timex Group data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.

  1. Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
  2. Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Timex Group USA, Inc.;
  3. Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
  4. Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
  5. Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
  6. Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.

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