City of Calgary Privacy Breach Class Action

Higgerty Law is currently engaging clients in relation to a Class Action against the City of Calgary for a privacy breach which occurred on or about June 14th and 15th, 2016. The class action was filed on behalf of the 3,716 City employees whose personal and confidential information was compromised.

The Claim essentially alleges various acts and omissions by the City and its employee which resulted in the privacy breach and for which they are liable to the affected employees for damages, including for an intrusion on their privacy, an increased risk of identity theft, financial fraud, financial losses and psychological injury.

$92.9 million dollars is the total estimated amount claimed for general and special damages.  

If you are an employee of the City of Calgary and received a letter from the City warning you of the Privacy Breach, you could be eligible for compensation. Complete the form below and a representative from Higgerty Law will contact you with further information.

These Allegations Have Not Been Proven in Court


As an experienced law firm we know what it takes to maximize your settlement. We will deal with all the paper work and legal side of things. 

Please note you are not charged ANY fees for engaging us to represent you in this class action – our law firm will be paid from recovered proceeds if this class action is successful. 

Contact Information

We will need your contact information to build your file. Any supporting documentation will help this lawsuit.

Contingency Agreement

We will send you a copy of our contingency agreement for the class action with the appropriate information filled in.

We'll Contact You

We’ll reach out to answer any questions and provide guidance on signing and notarizing the contract to become a class member.