CORRECTED: Jiffy Lube Franchisee To Pay Up To $47M To Settle Spam Text MDL

Law360, New York (August 2, 2012, 8:30 PM EDT) -- A Jiffy Lube International Inc. franchisee agreed to pay between $35 million and $47 million in cash and services on Wednesday to settle class claims by customers who received spam texts, exiting California multidistrict litigation against it.

In a motion for preliminary approval of the settlement, the plaintiffs noted that Jiffy Lube franchisee Heartland Automotive Services Inc. had agreed to send certificates to its customers offering them $17.29 off any Jiffy Lube service. After the offers expire, the class members would also be eligible to redeem...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

IN RE: JIFFY LUBE INTERNATIONAL, INC., TEXT SPAM LITIGATION


Case Number

3:11-md-02261

Court

California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Jeffrey T. Miller

Date Filed

August 8, 2011

Law Firms

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.