Motel 6 Guest Info to ICE Washington 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 lawsuit settled by this consent decree was brought by the Attorney General of the State of Washington against Motel 6 Operating, LP and G6 Hospitality, LLC. The complaint alleged that certain Motel 6 locations shared guest information, such as names, driver’s license numbers, and dates of birth with the US Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The alleged harm done to the individuals whose information was shared ranges from violation of privacy to deportation.

Docket Number:

18-2-00283-4 SEA.

Company: Motel 6 Operating LP

Filing Deadline: December 31, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: September 12, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.


You may be eligible if you rented a room at one of the Motel 6 locations in question between January 1, 2015 and September 17, 2017:

  • Motel 6 Everett North. 10006 Evergreen Way. Everett, WA 98204
  • Motel 6 Everett South. 224 128th Street SW. Everett, WA 98204
  • Motel 6 Seattle South. 20651 Military Road S. Seattle, WA 98198
  • Motel 6 Seattle Airport. 16500 Pacific Highway S. Seattle, WA 98188
  • Motel 6 Seattle Sea-Tac Airport South. 18900 47th Avenue S. Seattle, WA 98188 
  • Motel 6 Tacoma South. 1811 S. 76th Street. Tacoma, WA 98408 
  • Motel 6 Bellingham. 3701 Byron Ave. Bellingham, WA 98225 (January 29, 2017 to March 11, 2017 only)

Note that you cannot object to or opt out of this settlement.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Awards are expected to range from $50 to $7,500, depending on the harms suffered by the individual, from violation of privacy to investigation, detention, or deportation.

Total Settlement Amount: $12 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Law Firm:
Washington State Attorney General

Claim Form: Motel 6 Guest Info to ICE Washington Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: State of Washington v. Motel 6 Operating L.P., et al.

Settlement Website: Motel 6 Guest Info to ICE Washington Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
AB Data, Ltd.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Washington Motel 6 Claims
c/o A.B. Data Ltd.
P.O. Box 173080
Milwaukee, WI 53217

Tags: Immigration and Customs, Sharing Personal Information with Third Parties, Your Privacy