Belal Najmeddine Professional Corporation o/a Edmonton Law Office
On December 3, 2022, a break-and-enter occurred at the Organization’s office. The incident was discovered by police. The Organization conducted an inventory following the incident; “thieves … stole anythign [sic] that appeared to be of value including computer screens … but most importantly, the law firms [sic] server and back up drive containing information on client files such as correspondence between lawyers and clients. The drives and server are password protected.” In a January 20, 2023, update, the Organization’s IT provider advised “the information was not encrypted but only protected by passwords.” “2 of 4 thieves were … arrested,” however, the server and backup drive were not recovered.