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Hooters Settles TCPA Suit For $1.3M In Gift Cards

Law360, New York (August 11, 2017, 6:41 PM EDT) -- A proposed Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action against Hooters based on a single text message sent by the restaurant chain will settle for about $1.3 million in gift cards distributed to recipients of the text, according to a motion filed in Georgia federal court.

Hooters of America LLC agreed to settle lead plaintiff Michael Etzel’s TCPA suit and certify the class after lengthy litigation and discussions that began more than a year ago, according to Etzel’s preliminary settlement approval motion submitted on Wednesday to U.S....
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Case Information

Case Title

Etzel v. Hooters of America, LLC

Case Number



Georgia Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Leigh Martin May

Date Filed

April 8, 2015

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