The Judge granted final approval on January 29th. Once the 30 day appeal period passes, the Claims Administrator will begin processing the settlement checks. The settlement checks are expected to be distributed around April 13, 2016.
Franklin v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Case No. 14-cv-2349-MMA-BGS
This settlement has been preliminarily approved by the U.S. District Court in the Southern District of California, Franklin v. Wells Fargo, N.A., case number 14-cv-2349 MMA (BGS) and is subject to the court’s final approval. The Settlement Class consists of persons who received an autodialed call or a prerecorded voice message from Wells Fargo regarding an effort to collect on a consumer credit card account from November 1, 2009 to September 17, 2014.
Your legal rights are affected whether you act or do not act. Read this notice carefully.
Your Legal Rights And Options In This Settlement:
|Do Nothing||Stay in the lawsuit. Receive no payment.|
|File a Claim||Make a claim by June 9, 2015, either online, by mail or over the phone and receive payment if you are an eligible Class Member and Settlement is finally approved.|
|Go to a Hearing||Ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the settlement.|
|Object||Write to the Court and explain why you don’t like the settlement.|
|Exclude Yourself||Get no payment. This is the only option that allows you to be part of any other lawsuit involving the claims in the Actions against Defendants.|
These rights and options – and the deadlines to exercise them – are explained in the Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQ”) comprising the Notice about the Settlement. The Court in charge of this case still has to decide whether to approve the settlement.
Claim Filing Deadline: June 9, 2015
Opt-out/Exclusion Filing Deadline: June 29, 2015
Objection Filing Deadline: June 29, 2015
Final Fairness Hearing: August 3, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.