Electricity Maine Deceptive Marketing 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:

Electricity Maine, LLC is paying $14 million to settle a class action alleging that it engaged in deceptive marketing practices, causing consumers to pay more than they otherwise would have for electricity.

Docket Number:

1:16-cv-571-LEW

Filing Deadline: September 10, 2020

Class Period: January 1, 2011 to November 30, 2019

Objection Deadline: September 10, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: September 10, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

No proof of purchase is required.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are an individual residential or small business consumer who bought electric supply from Electricity Maine at any time between January 1, 2011 and November 30, 2019.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefit of $0.0023565 per kilowatt hour purchased from Electricity Maine during the class period, with no payment being less than $2.50. Electricity Maine will also waive payments of amounts owed for electricity purchased during the class period that were more than 120 days past due as of November 30, 2019.

Total Settlement Amount: $14,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Claim Form: Electricity Maine Deceptive Marketing Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Katherine Veilleux, et al. v. Electricity Maine, LLC, et al.

Settlement Website: Electricity Maine Deceptive Marketing Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Heffler Claims Group
PO Box 34727
Philadelphia, PA 19101-4727
(844)-484-0405

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Energy