SmartPay Leasing Unwanted Texts 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:

SmartPay Leasing, Inc. has agreed to settle a class action alleging it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint claimed that SmartPay sent unwanted text messages to consumer cell phones without first getting the cell phone owners’ permission and after the cell phone owners had texted “STOP” in response.

Docket Number:


Company: SmartPay Leasing Inc.

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: September 29, 2016 to June 13, 2017

Objection Deadline: December 16, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: December 16, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: January 16, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

The company’s records are being used to identify class members. There are no claim forms.


You may be eligible if 

  • You are a person in the US
  • To whose cell phone
  • SmartPay sent a text message
  • Using Twilio’s platform
  • Between September 29, 2015 and June 13, 2017
  • After you had texted “STOP” in response to a previous message.
Typical Settlement Amount:

Pro-rata share of the net settlement fund, estimated to be $245 per person.

Total Settlement Amount: $8,679,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Law Offices of Ronald A. Marron

Case Name: Esparza v. SmartPay Leasing, Inc.

Settlement Website: SmartPay Leasing Unwanted Texts TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Esparza v. SmartPay Leasing Inc.
c/o Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 58817
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8817

Tags: Failure to stop calling faxing or texting when requested, TCPA, Unsolicited Text Messages