Abacus Data Systems Unwanted Text Messages TCPA Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Abacus Data Systems, Inc. is paying close to $2 million to settle a class action alleging that it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). According to the complaint, it sent consumers telemarketing text messages without first getting their permission; it may also have sent such messages to persons whose numbers were on the National Do Not Call Registry.

Docket Number:

4:19-cv-01057-HSG

Company: Abacus Data Systems, Inc.

Filing Deadline: November 17, 2020

Class Period: February 26, 2016 to August 24, 2020

Objection Deadline: November 17, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: November 17, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: December 17, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide proof. Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a regular user or subscriber to a number assigned to a cell phone, paging service, specialized mobile radio service, radio common carrier service, or any service for which the person called is charged for incoming calls, and if a text message was sent to that number by Trumpia on behalf of Abacus Data Systems, between February 26, 2015 and August 24, 2020.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Share of the net settlement fund, expected to be between $400 and $600. Final amount will depend on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,950,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Kaufman PA
Law Offices of Stefan Coleman LLC

Claim Form: Abacus Data Systems Unwanted Text Messages TCPA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Izor v. Abacus Data Systems Inc.

Settlement Website: Abacus Data Systems Unwanted Text Messages TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Abacus Data Systems Settlement Administrator
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 3519
Portland, OR 97208-3519
info@ADSTCPAsettlement.com
1-855-917-3577

Tags: TCPA, Unsolicited Text Messages, Use of Automatic-Capable Dialer