iHeartMedia TCPA Class Action 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:

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that iHeartMedia sent text messages to users advertising goods or services without consent in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) These messages were often sent after a song request or after entering a contest.

Docket Number:

2016 CH 02455

Company: iHeartMedia

Filing Deadline: September 8, 2016

Class Period: October 13, 2013 to April 19, 2016

Objection Deadline: July 8, 2016

Exclusion Deadline: July 8, 2016

Final Approval Hearing: August 11, 2016

Proof of Purchase:

Claimants must provide cellular telephone number and sworn statement.

Eligibility:

All persons in the United States who received an advertisement text message on his or her cellular phone from iHeartMedia, Inc. from October 16, 2013 to April 19, 2016 are eligible to be class members.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Settlement shares will be distributed on a pro rata basis.

Total Settlement Amount: $8,500,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firm:
Edelson

Claim Form: Claim Form

Case Name: Willis v. iHeartMedia, Inc.

Settlement Website: Willis v. iHeartMedia, Inc.

Claims Administrator:
Kurtzman Carson Consultants

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Willis v. iHeartMedia Settlement Administrator

c/o KCC

P.O. Box 30222

College Station, TX 77842-3222

1-844-850-7145

Tags: TCPA, Unsolicited Text Messages, Your Privacy