Nationwide Mutual Insurance Unwanted Calls 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:

Nationwide is putting aside $5 million to settle a class action brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleged that Nationwide’s agents made calls to consumers without their permission and also to persons on Nationwide’s internal Do Not Call List, in violation of the TCPA.

Docket Number:

1:16-cv-03634-WMR

Company: Nationwide Insurance

Filing Deadline: July 22, 2019

Class Period: September 27, 2012 to October 15, 2018

Objection Deadline: June 21, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: June 21, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: August 1, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification. Variable Class members do not need to submit claim forms at all.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are in one of the classes below. The class period is September 27, 2012 and October 15, 2018.

  • MediaAlpha Class: All persons in the US who received a call advertising Nationwide’s homeowners or auto insurance products, whose call or lead info was transferred by MediaAlpha to Nationwide during the class period.
  • Variable Class: All persons in the US who received a call from Variable whose call or lead info was transgerred to Nationwide during the class period.
  • Nationwide IDNC Class: All persons in the US who received more than one telephone solicitation within any twelve-month period on a phone number that had been registered on Nationwide’s Internal Do Not Call List for more than thirty-one days, to advertise Nationwide’s homeowners or auto insurance products.
Typical Settlement Amount:

Variable Class: Estimated at $60 per person. MediaAlpha: Estimated at $30 per person. Nationwide IDNC Class: Estimated at $75 per person. Final amounts depend on the number of valid claims received. Only one award per person regardless of the number of calls received.

Total Settlement Amount: $5,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Up to $10,000 each

Law Firms:
Broderick and Paronich PC
Burke Law Offices LLC
Meyer Wilson Co. LPA

Claim Form: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Unwanted Calls TCPA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Rice-Redding et al. v. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company

Settlement Website: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Unwanted Calls TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Insurance Call Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91127
Seattle, WA 98111
1-833-285-1324

info@InsuranceCallSettlement.com

Tags: Failure to List on Internal Do Not Call List, TCPA, Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls