$76M Cruise Robocall Class Settlement Gets Final Approval

Law360, New York (March 2, 2017, 7:53 PM EST) -- An Illinois federal judge on Thursday gave final approval to a $76 million deal resolving a class action accusing several cruise marketing companies of robocalling potentially millions of Americans, with the stipulation that the court must give prior approval to any gifting of unclaimed settlement funds.

U.S. District Judge Matthew Kennelly granted the class members' motion for final approval of the proposed settlement agreement with Caribbean Cruise Lines Inc., the Berkley Group Inc. and Vacation Ownership Marketing Tours Inc. that he preliminarily approved in September, but said a phrase must be added that stipulates judicial approval of the unclaimed "cy pres"...

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