Without admitting any fault or liability, and in exchange for a release of all claims against Defendant regarding the faxes at issue, Defendant has agreed to make up to $6,000,000.00 available (the "Settlement Fund") to pay the following: (i) valid claims for cash benefits submitted by Class Members; (ii) the fees and expenses the Court awards, up to $2,000,000 (33.33% of the total settlement) for attorneys' fees and up to $105,000 for litigation costs and expenses; and (iii) an incentive award for the named Plaintiff, up to $10,000. Each class member who submits an approved claim in this settlement will be mailed a check for their pro rata share of the Settlement Fund, up to $500.00 for each unique fax numbers that appears on the list produced in the litigation. While Defendant knows who the faxes were sent to, Defendant does not have information identifying precisely who successfully received the faxes at issue. You will identify your fax number(s) on the attached Claim Form, and the Settlement Administrator will cross check your fax number(s) against the numbers on the list involved in the case. The Court has preliminarily approved this settlement, subject to a fairness hearing that will occur on November 25, 2019, at 9:30 a.m., in Courtroom 3G of the U.S. District Courthouse, 601 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
October 13, 2019: To receive a share of the settlement funds, you must complete and return a signed Claim Form, postmarked, faxed, or uploaded to the settlement website by this date.
September 13, 2019: If you want to be excluded from the class, you must mail your exclusion request so that it is postmarked by this date.
September 13, 2019: If you are a member of the class and you do not believe that the proposed settlement is fair, adequate, and reasonable, your written objection must be filed and received by the Clerk of Court by this date.
November 25, 2019: The Court will hold a hearing to decide whether the proposed settlement should be approved at 9:30 a.m., in Courtroom 3G of the U.S. District Courthouse, 601 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106.