Western Dental “Stop” Messages 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:

It’s costing Western Dental Services, Inc. and RevSpring, Inc. $9.7 million to settle a class action alleging that the companies violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). The complaint alleged that the companies continued to send autodialed text messages to consumer cell phones after RevSpring received a return text message containing the word “Stop.”

Docket Number:

3:19-cv-00612-MMC

Company: Western Dental Services, Inc.

Filing Deadline: June 12, 2020

Class Period: February 4, 2015 to March 13, 2020

Objection Deadline: June 12, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: June 12, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: July 17, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.

Eligibility:

The class for this action is all those to whose wireless cell phones RevSpring’s TalkSoft platform tried to send a text message, after RevSpring received a text message from them containing the word “Stop,” in response to a Western Dental text message, between February 4, 2015 and March 13, 2020.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Each claimant’s share is estimated to be between $50 and $150. Final amount will depend on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $9,700,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Kaufman PA
Law Offices of Stefan Coleman LLC

Claim Form: Western Dental “Stop” Messages TCPA Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Bulette v. Western Dental TCPA

Settlement Website: Western Dental “Stop” Messages TCPA Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Western Dental Settlement Administrator
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 4418
Portland, OR 97208-4418
info@WDSTCPASettlement.com
1-866-977-0903

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