Great Lakes Educational Loan Services Debt Collection Calls Massachusetts Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc. is settling a class action with a $1.275 million payment. The complaint alleged the company violated the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act and Massachusetts Debt Collection Regulations by initiating a telephone communication about a debt more than twice in a seven-day period.

Docket Number:


Company: Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc.

Filing Deadline: February 27, 2023

Class Period: October 28, 2015 to November 29, 2022

Objection Deadline: February 27, 2023

Final Approval Hearing: April 6, 2023

Proof of Purchase:

You do not have to provide proof.


You may be eligible if, between October 28, 2015 and November 29, 2022, (1) you lived in Massachusetts and (2) Great Lakes initiated telephone communications to your home, cell phone, or other provided number, about a debt owed by you, more than twice in a seven-day period.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Equal share of the net settlement fund. Final amount will depend on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,275,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Lemberg Law LLC

Claim Form: Bland Great Lakes Claim Form

Case Name: Mark Bland, Sr. v. Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc.

Settlement Website: Bland Great Lakes Website

Claims Administrator:
KCC Class Action Services, LLC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Bland v. Great Lakes Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 6188
Novato, CA 94948-6188

Tags: Harassing or Repeated Telephone Calls, Unlawful Debt Collection