The Circuit Court of St. Louis County, Missouri filed and order preliminarily approving a class action settlement involving Wal-Mart Stores East, LP on October 13, 2021. Under the terms of the settlement agreement, persons who purchased Prepaid Wireless Telecommunications Service Products in-store from a Walmart or Sam’s Club store in the state of Missouri for a purpose other than resale between January 1, 2019 and January 31, 2020 can submit claims for monetary benefits. The Notice Period will commence next month at which time more information will be available.
Notice of a nationwide settlement in a class action lawsuit against BMW of North America, LLC is scheduled to mail to more than 181,000 individuals who are current or former owners or lessees of certain model-year 2013 through 2019 BMW vehicles that contain the N63TU1 engine (“Class Members”) at the end of the month. Class Members will have the opportunity to submit claims for reimbursement of related engine expenses. The notice mailing follows U.S. Magistrate Judge Edward S. Kiel’s preliminary settlement approval order entered in late July. Visit http://www.isleysettlement.com/ for more information.
$750,000 in Settlement Funds were dispersed to participating Class Members today, following the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York’s entry of a final approval order earlier this month. Payments were issued to more than 17,500 Class Members in the Williams v. Equitable Acceptance Corporation, et al. settlement, Case No. 18 Civ. 7537 who filed claims to receive refunds of some of the money paid to Equitable for accounts used to finance student loan debt relief services. Refunds were issued in the form of electronic payments through PayPal, Venmo, and Zelle, as well as e-Mastercard, ACH transfers, and paper checks by mail, at each Class Member’s choice. Late claim forms will be considered for reimbursement at a later date. Visit https://www.equitablesettlement.com/ for more information.
Atticus is excited to announce that it launched its new electronic signature software today with the dissemination of the FLSA Notice and Consent to Join Form in the matter of Victoria Roberts, et al., v Paragon Metals LLC, Case No. 1:21-cv-000426-HYJ-RSK pending in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan, Southern Division. Contact Us to learn more about this and other convenient options for obtaining Class Member signatures!
FIVE YEARS ago today Atticus joined the market as a Class Action Settlement Administration firm. Thank you to all of our valued clients for letting us serve you, then and now. Happy 5th Anniversary to us!