BBVA Compass Bank Automated Calls 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:

Compass Bank is settling a class action alleging that the bank made automated calls to consumer cell phones in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleged that the bank used automated dialing systems to make collection calls to the cell phones of persons who did not have a Compass Bank account and did not give the bank permission to call them. 

Docket Number:

01-CV-2018-902504

Company: Compass Bank

Filing Deadline: January 21, 2019

Class Period: June 21, 2014 to August 24, 2018

Objection Deadline: October 23, 2018

Exclusion Deadline: October 23, 2018

Final Approval Hearing: December 6, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

You must provide the cell phone number at which you received the messages. Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if, between June 21, 2014 and August 24, 2018, Compass Bank made a call to your cell phone, using an automatic dialing system or artificial or prerecorded voice, about the collection of a consumer debt and you did not have an account with the bank and had not consented to receive such calls. 

Typical Settlement Amount:

Up to $339; actual amount will depend on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $5,860,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
MCGUIRE LAW
Morgan Law Firm Ltd.

Claim Form: Compass Bank TCPA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Kovach v. Compass Bank d/b/a BBVA Compass

Settlement Website: Compass Bank TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Tilghman & Co., PC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Kovach Settlement Administrator
c/o Tilghman & Co. PC
PO Box 12985
Birmingham, AL 35202
800-754-9649
claims@BankTCPAsettlement.com

Tags: TCPA, Unlawful Debt Collection, Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls, Use of Automatic-Capable Dialer