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.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’s 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, 2018Proof of Purchase:
Presumably company records will be used for verification.Eligibility:
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: UnknownClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Horn Aylward & Bandy LLC
Ogloza Fortney LLP
Case Name: Wahl v. Yahoo! Inc., d/b/a Rivals.com
Settlement Website: Rivals.com Automatic Subscription Renewal CA Settlement Website
JND Legal Administration
Wahl v. Yahoo! Inc. d/b/a Rivals.com
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91344
Seattle, WA 98111