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:
Smith Medical Partners, LLC and H. D. Smith, LLC is settling a class action alleging that they sent unsolicited fax advertisements to consumers, in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The faxes also did not contain the opt-out notice required by the law.Docket Number:
Company: Smith Medical Partners LLC
Filing Deadline: November 16, 2020
Class Period: September 26, 2013 to January 25, 2019
Objection Deadline: October 19, 2020
Exclusion Deadline: October 19, 2020
Final Approval Hearing: December 10, 2020Proof of Purchase:
Presumably company records will be used for verification.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you were sent a fax ad by or on behalf of H. D. Smith, LLC or Smith Medical Partners, LLC, between September 26, 2013 and January 25, 2019.
Note: If you submitted a claim in the canceled settlement for the case Steven Arkin v. Smith Medical Partners, LLC, et al., case no. 18 CH 984 (Lake County, IL), your claim will be honored in this settlement, and you do not need to submit another claim form for this case. To check on the status of your claim in the Arkin case, call the Settlement Administrator at the number below.Typical Settlement Amount:
Pro-rata share of the net settlement fund. The net settlement fund is expected to be at least $3,000,000. Final amounts of payments will depend on the number of valid claims received.
Total Settlement Amount: $4,500,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Bock Hatch & Oppenheim, LLC
Case Name: Pressman, Inc., et al. v. Smith Medical Partners, LLC, et al.
Settlement Website: Smith Medical Partners Unwanted Faxes Settlement Website
Heffler Claims Group
Pressman v. Smith Medical Partners LLC
c/o Heffler Claims Group
PO Box 8796
Philadelphia, PA 19101-8796