Freedom Mortgage Corporation Telemarketing TCPA Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Freedom Mortgage Corporation (FMC) is paying $9.5 million to settle a class action alleging it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleged that FMC called cell phones and landlines belonging to persons whose mortgages it was servicing, for telemarketing purposes, without first getting those persons’ consent.

Docket Number:

1:17-cv-06546-RMB-JS

Company: Freedom Mortgage Corporation

Filing Deadline: June 23, 2020

Class Period: September 1, 2013 to July 22, 2019

Objection Deadline: June 23, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: June 23, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: September 10, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

No proof is required. Presumably company records will be used to verify claims.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a client of FMC in the US whose mortgage FMC serviced, and who, between September 1, 2013 and July 22, 2019, received a call or voicemail made by or on behalf of FMC to your cell phone, VOIP, residential, or landline phone.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Those who submit valid claims will receive equal shares of the net settlement fund, currently estimated at $37.61. However, amounts may be higher or lower, depending on the number of valid claims received. Only one payment permitted per household.

Total Settlement Amount: $9,500,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Berger & Montague
Mahany Law Firm

Claim Form: Freedom Mortgage Corporation Telemarketing TCPA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Joshua Somogyi, et al. v. Freedom Mortgage Corp.

Settlement Website: Freedom Mortgage Corporation Telemarketing TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

FMC Settlement
c/o Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 400
Philadelphia, PA 19105-0400
1-833-930-2424

Tags: TCPA, Unsolicited Telephone Calls, Unsolicited Text Messages