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Lemonade Insurance Biometric Collection Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Lemonade, Inc. and related companies are paying $4 million to settle a class action alleging the companies collected, stored, or used the biometrics of its insureds through its insurance software while making a video claim for loss. The complaint alleged the companies violated the privacy laws of Illinois, New York, California, and other states and of common law. The other defendants include Lemonade Insurance Company, Lemonade Insurance Agency, LLC, Lemonade, Ltd., and Lemonade Life Insurance Agency, LLC.

Docket Number:

2022LA000308

Company: Lemonade Insurance Company

Filing Deadline: August 22, 2022

Class Period: June 25, 2019 to May 27, 2021

Objection Deadline: August 8, 2022

Exclusion Deadline: August 8, 2022

Final Approval Hearing: August 25, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

You must provide the address for the property that was the subject of your claim.

Eligibility:

Two classes have been defined for this action:

- The Nationwide Class is all holders of policies of the Lemonade companies who, between June 25, 2019 and May 27, 2021, provided first notice of loss through a video claim submission from which the defendants or released parties in this case could have collected, received, or otherwise obtained or disclosed data or information that could be construed as biometric data or biometric information of any kind.

- The Illinois Subclass is all holders of policies of the Lemonade companies in Illinois who, between June 25, 2019 and May 27, 2021, provided first notice of loss through a video claim submission from which the defendants or released parties in this case could have collected, received, or otherwise obtained or disclosed data or information that could be construed as biometric data or biometric information of any kind.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Pro-rata payment from the net settlement fund. The Illinois Subclass will receive 75% of the net settlement fund; the Nationwide Class will receive 25%. Lemonade has also stopped collecting biometrics and, upon approval of the settlement, will delete all previously collected biometrics.

Total Settlement Amount: $4,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,500

Law Firms:
Freed Kanner London & Millen LLC
Milberg Coleman Bryson Phillips Grossman, PLLC
Scott + Scott Attorneys at Law LLP

Claim Form: Lemonade Insurance Biometric Collection Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Clarke, et al., v. Lemonade, Inc., et al.

Settlement Website: Lemonade Insurance Biometric Collection Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Lemonade Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 5376
Portland, OR 97228-5376
info@lemonadeBIPAsettlement.com
866-977-1153

Tags: BIPA, Biometric Data, Insurance, Taking/Storing/Using Biometric Data, Your Privacy