Orrington v Mesa Labs TCPA Settlement

Orrington v Mesa Laboratories, Inc. TCPA Settlement

Please click here in order to submit your W9 electronically, please use your Claim ID and Pin Code found on the letter you received dated 8/9/2019. If you have misplaced or do not have a Claim ID and PIN please email the Class Administrator at info@MesaLabsTCPASettlement.com for assistance.

Case Summary

Civil Action No. 18-C-841

If you received a fax advertisements from  or on behalf of Mesa Laboratories, Inc., you may be eligible to receive a payment in this Settlement.

This lawsuit is about fax advertisements allegedly sent by or on behalf of Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (“Defendant”) from February 1, 2014 through December 7, 2018.  James L. Orrington, II, DDS, P.C. (“Plaintiff”) sued Defendant alleging that he received an unsolicited fax advertisement promoting Defendant’s goods or services that did not contain a proper opt-out notice. Plaintiff alleged that these faxes violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”), the Illinois Consumer Fraud Act (“ICFA”) and common laws of conversion, nuisance and trespass to chattels. Defendant denies these allegations and has raised certain defenses, but agreed to settle to avoid the expense, burden, and uncertainty of further litigation.

 

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT

SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM 

THE ONLY WAY TO GET A SETTLEMENT PAYMENT. Must be postmarked or submitted by April 15, 2019.

ASK TO BE EXCLUDED FROM THE SETTLEMENT  

If you opt out, you will not receive a Settlement Payment, and you will not be legally bound by anything that happens in this Lawsuit. Must be postmarked by April 15, 2019.

OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT  

To object, you must file a written objection with the Court and send copies to both Class Counsel and Defendants' Counsel.  Must be postmarked by April 15, 2019

 DO NOTHING 

If you do nothing, you will remain in the Settlement Class. You will be bound by the judgment entered by the Court and you will release your claims against the Defendants and the Released Parties, but you will not receive a Settlement Payment.

 

The Final Approval Hearing is currently scheduled for May 24, 2019 at 9:00 A.M in Courtroom 1925 of the U.S. District Courthouse for the Northern District of Illinois at 219 S. Dearborn Street, Chicao, IL 60604.  Payments will be made if the Court approves the Settlement and after any appeals are resolved. Please be patient.