Checkers Unwanted Text Messages 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:

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. is settling a class action alleging it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by sending unwanted text messages to consumers via an automatic telephone dialing system without first getting their permission. Additionally, the plaintiff in this case claims that the message she was sent offered her a coupon, but that when she responded to it, the company’s return message did not contain a coupon.

NOTE: This settlement has been updated, with later dates for claim submission, objections, exclusions, and final hearing.

Docket Number:


Company: Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc.

Filing Deadline: March 15, 2021

Class Period: December 21, 2013 to March 8, 2019

Objection Deadline: March 15, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: March 15, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: April 14, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.


You may be eligible if you are an individual in the US who was sent a Checkers- or Rally’s-branded promotional text message by or on behalf of Checkers between December 21, 2013 and March 8, 2019.
You are not eligible if you are a member of the settlement class approved in Medgebow v. Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., No. 9:19-cv-80090 (S.D. Fla.) on September 18, 2019.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Two $5 vouchers

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Beaumont Costales LLC

Claim Form: Checkers Unwanted Text Messages Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Madeleine Yates vs. Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. and Vibes Media, LLC

Settlement Website: Checkers Unwanted Text Messages Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Burger TCPA Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91219
Seattle, WA 98111

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