Consumers County Mutual Insurance PIP Claims 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:

Consumers County Mutual Insurance is settling a class action alleging that it unfairly refused to pay certain PIP (personal injury protection) claims. The complaint claimed that the company violated Texas state law by improperly denying payment of all or some of PIP claims on the basis that a third-party insurance company paid all or some of the medical bills.

Docket Number:

D-1-GN-16-000596

Company: Consumers County Mutual Insurance Company

Filing Deadline: September 13, 2019

Class Period: March 14, 2012 to March 13, 2019

Objection Deadline: July 1, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: July 1, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: July 30, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if, between March 14, 2012 and March 13, 2019, you were insured under a policy from Consumers or any of its affiliates, you filed a PIP claim, and all or some of the claim was not paid solely because the medical bills were paid by a third-party insurer.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Up to 95% of amounts not paid. Payments will be limited if 95% would put them over the PIP policy limit. For more information, see the Notice at http://www.hyderclasssettlement.com/Content/Documents/Notice.pdf.

Total Settlement Amount: No cap

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,000-6,000

Law Firms:
Allison & Ward
Lill Firm PC

Claim Form: Consumers County Mutual Insurance PIP Claims Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Hyder v. Consumers

Settlement Website: Consumers County Mutual Insurance PIP Claims Settlement Website

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

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Hyder v. Consumers Class Action Settlement
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 5110
Portland, OR 97208-5110
1-877- 854-4541

Tags: Auto Insurance, Insurance, Nonpayment of Benefits