Welcome to the Information Website for the Chatelain, et al. v. C, L and W PLLC d/b/a Affordacare Class Action Settlement

If your private information was in the possession of Affordacare and/or Wichita Medical Management and potentially impacted by the cybersecurity incident involving Affordacare computer systems, you may be eligible for relief from a class action settlement.

A settlement has been proposed in a class action lawsuit against C, L and W PLLC d/b/a Affordacare, (“Affordacare”) relating to a cybersecurity incident involving Affordacare computer system in February 2020 (the “Data Incident”). The computer systems affected by the Data Incident potentially contained certain personal and protected health information (such as Social Security numbers, health insurance information, and other protected health information) relating to Affordacare patients.

If you are an individual whose Private Information was received, gathered, shared, obtained, or otherwise found itself in the possession of Affordacare and/or Wichita Medical Management (“WMM”) and was potentially impacted by the cybersecurity incident involving the computer systems of Affordacare discovered on or about February 3, 2020, you are a part of the class, and may be eligible for a payment.

The Settlement provides for identity theft protection services to Settlement Class Members who claim them.

Your legal rights are affected regardless of whether you do or do not act. Read this website carefully.


Your Legal Rights and Options in This Settlement
Submit a Claim Form This is the only way you can get identity theft protection services.
Exclude Yourself From the Settlement You will not get any identity theft protection services from the Settlement, but you also will not release your claims against Affordacare. This is the only option that allows you to be part of any other lawsuit against Affordacare or related parties for the legal claims resolved by this Settlement.
Object to the Settlement Write to the Court with reasons why you do not agree with the Settlement.
Go to the Final Fairness Hearing You may ask the Court for permission for you or your attorney to speak about your objection at the Final Fairness Hearing.
Do Nothing You will not get any identity theft prevention services from this Settlement and you will give up certain legal rights.

These rights and options, and the deadlines to exercise them, are explained further in the Frequently Asked Questions page of this website. For complete details, view the Settlement Agreement or call 1-800-803-6221.

Identity theft protection services will only be made after the Court grants final approval of the Settlement and after any appeals are resolved.