RehabCare and Polaris 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:

This settles a class action alleging that RehabCare Group, Inc. and Cannon & Associates, doing business as Polaris Group, violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claims that the company or companies sent unsolicited telemarketing faxes that did providing the TCPA-required opt-out notice. 

Docket Number:

14-CV-02081-DAD-BAM

Company: RehabCare Group Inc.

Filing Deadline: September 7, 2017

Class Period: July 17, 2010 to February 4, 2014

Objection Deadline: August 17, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: July 14, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: September 7, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

No, if you received a notice; yes, if you did not.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you received a transmission of one or more faxes from either defendant between July 17, 2010 and February 4, 2014, in fax broadcasts by Westfax, Inc. See the Fax Number LookUp on the settlement website to see if your fax number is listed.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies, based on the number of faxes received and the number of valid claims presented. Each fax will receive one “share,” with the amount remaining in the settlement fund after payment of legal fees and other necessary expenses divided by the number of shares. Those who receive more than $600 from the settlement fund must complete a W-9 and return it to the settlement administrator by September 7

Total Settlement Amount: $25 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$15,000

Law Firms:
Dowling Aaron Inc.
Marko & Magolnick PA
Payne & Fears LLP

Claim Form: RehabCare Fax Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: R. Fellen, Inc., et al. v. RehabCare Group, Inc., and Cannon and Associates LLC, dba Polaris Group

Settlement Website: RehabCare Fax Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Kurtzman Carson Consultants

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

RehabCare Settlement Administrator

KCC LLC

P.O. Box 43034

Providence, RI 02940-3034

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