Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
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:
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, 2017Proof 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 millionClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
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
Kurtzman Carson Consultants
RehabCare Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 43034
Providence, RI 02940-3034Tags: Failure to Provide Opt-Out Notice, TCPA, Unsolicited Junk Faxes