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:
The Warranty Group and American Residential Warranty settled a class action alleging that the two companies violated the TCPA by making unsolicited calls with an auto dialer to consumers’ cell phones, even though those cell phone numbers were on the national Do Not Call registry.Docket Number:
Company: The Warranty Group
Filing Deadline: December 17, 2015
Class Period: October 16, 2015
Objection Deadline: October 16, 2015
Exclusion Deadline: October 16, 2015
Final Approval Hearing: December 3, 2015Proof of Purchase:
Varies; claimants with proof are eligible for higher awards.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if:
- you called ARW but hung up before reaching an operator and leaving a message;
- you then received unsolicited telemarketing calls between March 7, 2011 and August 11, 2015 from ARW offering home warranty products; and
- the phone number used is on the national Do Not Call registry.
Typical Settlement Amount:
Varies. Up to $125 for short form claims with telephone number on which calls were received, and up to $50 per call ($500 maximum) for long form claims with copies of telephone bills; final amounts depend on how many claims are submitted.
Total Settlement Amount: $16,000,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Claim Form: TWG/ARW Claim Form
Case Name: Flanigan v. The Warranty Group, Inc. and American Protection Plans LLC d/b/a American Residential Warranty
Flanigan v The Warranty Group, Inc.
PO Box 3967
Portland, OR 97208-3967
Tags: Unsolicited Cell Phone Calls, Your Privacy