Rivals.com Automatic Subscription Renewal CA 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:

Yahoo! Inc., doing business as Rivals.com, has agreed to a settlement in a class action that claims the company violated California state laws. The complaint said that the company automatically renewed subscriptions in a way that violated California‚Äôs Automatic Renewal Law, failing to notify customers that they would be charged automatically on a recurring basis. 

Docket Number:


Company: Yahoo! Inc.

Filing Deadline: November 6, 2018

Class Period: March 31, 2013

Objection Deadline: October 8, 2018

Exclusion Deadline: November 6, 2018

Final Approval Hearing: November 8, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.


You may be eligible if you are a California customer of Rivals.com who was charged on a recurring basis for subscriptions entered into between March 31, 2013 and the present.

You are not eligible if (1) you never bought a subscription from Rivals.com, (2) you bought a subscription but were not automatically charged on a recurring basis during the class period, or (3) you were not a resident of California when you were charged.

Typical Settlement Amount:

(1) No-Claim-Form Option: 5 months credit (for annual subscribers) or 3 months credit (for monthly subscribers) on your account. (2) Option to Adjust Start Date: 5 months or 3 months credit as above with start date of February 1, 2019 or September 1, 2019. (3) Cash Option: $20 (for annual subscribers) or $10 (for monthly subscribers. You must submit a claim form for Options (2) or (3).

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Horn Aylward & Bandy LLC
Ogloza Fortney LLP

Claim Form: Rivals.com Automatic Subscription Renewal CA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Wahl v. Yahoo! Inc., d/b/a Rivals.com

Settlement Website: Rivals.com Automatic Subscription Renewal CA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Wahl v. Yahoo! Inc. d/b/a Rivals.com
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91344
Seattle, WA 98111

Tags: Unfair Subscription Practices, Unlawful Subscription Renewal