Trusted Media Brands Automatic Magazine Renewal 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:

Trusted Media Brands offers magazine subscriptions, and it is settling a California class action related to automatic magazine subscription renewals. The complaint alleged that the company signed consumers up for automatic renewals of their subscriptions without presenting the offer in the clear and conspicuous manner required by the California Automatic Renewal Law. It also claims the company violated other provisions of that law as well as provisions other California consumer protection laws.

Docket Number:


Filing Deadline: February 15, 2021

Class Period: July 26, 2015 to March 5, 2021

Objection Deadline: February 15, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: February 15, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: April 9, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

No. Presumably company records will be used for verification.


You may be eligible if you are an individual in California and, between July 26, 2015 and March 5, 2020, you were enrolled by or on behalf of Trusted Media Brands or its affiliates in an automatic renewal or continuous service program.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Equal share of the net settlement fund, after court-approved attorneys’ fees, litigation expenses, and other costs have been deducted. Final amounts will depend on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,500,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$20,000 total

Claim Form: Trusted Media Brands Automatic Magazine Renewal Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Everett, et al. v. Trusted Media Brands, Inc.

Settlement Website: Trusted Media Brands Automatic Magazine Renewal Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
CPT Group Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Everett, et al. v. Trusted Media Brands Inc. Settlement Administrator
c/o CPT Group Inc.
50 Corporate Park
Irvine, CA 92606

Tags: Unlawful Subscription Renewal