Settlement Structure: Claims Made
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:
Experian Information Solutions, Inc. is paying $5 million to settle a class action alleging that it provided inaccurate information on some of its credit reports. The complaint alleged that the inaccurate information included delinquent loan accounts from CashCall, Inc., a debt collector for loans from Western Sky Financial, LLC, that should have been excluded after January 1, 2015. Although Experian deleted all CashCall accounts from its consumer reports in December 2014, the complaint claims, it later permitted some of those accounts to begin reporting again.Docket Number:
Company: Experian Information Solutions, Inc.
Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100
Class Period: January 1, 2015
Objection Deadline: October 14, 2020
Exclusion Deadline: October 14, 2020
Final Approval Hearing: November 9, 2020Proof of Purchase:
You do not need to submit a claim form if you received a notice for this settlement. Presumably Experian records will be used to determine the identities of class members.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you are a person whose Experian consumer report contained an account with CashCall, Inc., showing delinquency on a loan originated by Western Sky Financial, LLC, on or after January 1, 2015.Typical Settlement Amount:
Share of the net settlement fund, estimated to be around $250 per class member.
Total Settlement Amount: $5,000,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Stueve Siegle Hanson LLP
Case Name: Smith v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc.
Settlement Website: Smith v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. Settlement Website
Smith v. Experian Class Action
c/o Settlement Administrator
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103