Bumble Boost Automatic Renewal Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

It’s costing Bumble Trading, Inc. and Bumble Holding, Inc. $22.5 million to settle a class action claiming that Bumble does not properly notify subscribers of their legal rights pertaining to the cancellation of subscriptions. The case brings suit under the agreement’s governing law, which is New York state law, and also under California law’s stricter Automatic Renewal Law (ARL), as well as under other New York and California state laws.

Docket Number:

5:18-cv-06868-NC

Company: Bumble Trading, Inc.

Filing Deadline: November 23, 2020

Class Period: November 13, 2014 to July 15, 2020

Objection Deadline: November 13, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: November 13, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: December 16, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are in either of the following classes:

- Nationwide (DSL) Class: Persons who bought a subscription to Bumble Boost in the US between November 13, 2014 and July 15, 2020.
- Combined Nationwide (DSL) and California (ARL) Classes: Persons who bought Bumble boost, within California, between November 13, 2014 and July 15, 2020, and who had their payment account charged as part of Bumble’s automatic renewal program or a continuous service program.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Share of the net settlement funds. Nationwide Class: Your payment is estimated to be between $21 and $44. Combined Nationwide and California Class: Your payment is estimated to be between $64 and $129. Final amounts for both classes depend on the number of valid claims submitted; for those in the Combined Class, final amount also depends on the amount you were charged in auto-renewal fees.

Total Settlement Amount: $22,500,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Up to $15,000

Law Firms:
Parasmo Lieberman Law
Parisi & Havens LLP

Claim Form: Bumble Boost Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: King et al. v. Bumble Trading, Inc., et al.

Settlement Website: Bumble Boost Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Bumble Boost Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91166
Seattle, WA 98111
info@BumbleBoostSettlement.com
1-888-383-0346

Tags: Deceptive Business Practices, Small Business Owners, Unlawful Subscription Renewal