CR England Leasing and Independent Contractor 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:

This settlement resolves a class action brought against Opportunity Leasing, Inc., doing business as Horizon Truck Sales and Leasing, and CR England for a lease driver program. The complaint alleged that the leasing and independent contractor agreements violated Utah state laws, including its Truth in Advertising Act, Business Opportunity Act, and Consumer Sales Practices act. It also alleged that England committed fraud, negligent misrepresentation, and breach of fiduciary duty.

Docket Number:

2:12-CV-00302

Company: C.R. England Inc.

Class Period: May 27, 2007 to January 31, 2017

Objection Deadline: June 4, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: June 4, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: July 9, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

If you received a notice, you do not have to fill out a claim form. If you did not receive a notice, but believe you are a class member, contact the settlement administrator.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a driver who entered into a vehicle lease agreement with Opportunity Leasing and an independent contractor agreement with CR England, between Mary 27, 2007 and January 31, 2017, and drove for at least one day under the agreements.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Cash benefit: $1,000-$1,500. Also, cancellation of disputed, unpaid debts for permits, licenses, and truck lease payments.

Total Settlement Amount: $37.8 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Total of $68,500

Law Firms:
Anderson & Karrenberg
Harper Law PLC

Case Name: Roberts, et al. v. C.R. England, Inc., et al.

Settlement Website: CR England Independent Contractor Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
AB Data, Ltd.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

CR England Class Action Settlement
Settlement Administrator
c/o A.B. Data Ltd.
P.O. Box 170500
Milwaukee, WI 53217
1-877-242-2522

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Business Practices