Med-Stop Junk Fax TCPA 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:

A settlement has been reached in the class action alleging that Med-Stop sent promotional faxes in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint for the case alleges that Med-Stop sent fax advertisements to consumer with whom it did not have an established business relationship and without first obtaining their express written consent. The complaint also claimed that the faxes did not include an opt-out notice that complied with legal requirements.

Docket Number:

1711-CC00572

Company: Med-Stop Inc.

Filing Deadline: March 9, 2018

Class Period: June 13, 2013 to September 11, 2017

Objection Deadline: December 29, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: December 11, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: January 8, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

No, but you must supply the number at which the fax was received.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a US resident who received an advertising fax sent on behalf of Med-Stop between June 13, 2013 and September 11, 2017, AND

  • You did not have an established business relationship with Med-Stop and had not provided express consent to receive such fax ads, OR
  • The fax did not display a clear and conspicuous opt-out notice on the first page saying that you may request that the sender not send any further fax advertisements to you, and that failure to comply within thirty days is unlawful.
Typical Settlement Amount:

A $40 product voucher good for one year

Total Settlement Amount: $80,000 plus vouchers

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$10,000

Law Firm:
Schultz and Associates LLP

Claim Form: Swinter Med-Stop Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Swinter Group, Inc. v. Med-Stop, Inc. d/b/a Med-Stop, et al.

Settlement Website: Swinter Med-Stop Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Dahl Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Swinter-Med-Stop Settlement
c/o Dahl Administration
PO Box 3614
Minneapolis, MN 55403-0614
1-888-755-9508
info@SwinterMedStopTCPA.com

Tags: Failure to Provide Opt-Out Notice, TCPA, Unsolicited Junk Faxes