Sirius XM “Lifetime” Radio Subscription Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

This settlement resolves a class action against Sirius XM, with its “lifetime” plans or subscriptions at issue. The complaint alleged that Sirius XM breached its agreements when it failed to honor “lifetime” subscriptions, claiming that the “lifetime” promise referred to the lifetime of the original radio used for the subscription and not of the subscriber.

Docket Number:

2:18-cv-08605-JVS-SS

Company: Sirius XM Radio Inc.

Filing Deadline: January 12, 2021

Class Period: June 5, 2020

Objection Deadline: November 30, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: November 30, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: January 25, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

If you have an active subscription, you do not have to submit a claim form. You must submit a claim form if your subscription is currently inactive. If you are not sure which one you have, use the account lookup at the settlement website.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you bought a subscription from Sirius XM marketed as a “Lifetime Plan” or “Lifetime Subscription.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits depend on whether you have an active or inactive subscription as of June 5, 2020. Active: You are entitled to unlimited transfers of your subscription from one satellite radio to another, for $35 per transfer. Inactive: Choice of either $100 payment or reactivation. Internet streaming is included.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Abington Cole + Ellery
Ahdoot & Wolfson
Stoll Stoll Berne Lotking & Schlachter

Claim Form: Lifetime Sirius XM Radio Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Alvarez v. Sirius XM Radio Inc.

Settlement Website: Lifetime Sirius XM Radio Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Alvarez v. Sirius XM Radio Inc.
c/0 Epiq
P.O. Box 4079
Portland, OR 97208-4079
info@LifetimeSiriusXMSettlement.com

Tags: Deceptive Business Practices, Reneging on lifetime promises, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Subscription Practices