UPDATE REGARDING FINAL APPROVAL HEARING

On June 23, 2020, the Court vacated the June 25, 2020 final approval hearing and granted the motion for final approval and motion for attorneys’ fees and costs and an incentive award. Accordingly, the final approval hearing previously set for June 25, 2020 will not proceed.

 

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

Chen v. Chase Bank USA, N.A. et al.

Case No. 3:19-cv-01082 (JSC)

IF BETWEEN JANUARY 28, 2014 AND NOVEMBER 22, 2019 YOU WERE SENT AN ADVERSE ACTION NOTICE FROM CHASE CONTAINING EITHER "PREVIOUS UNSATISFACTORY RELATIONSHIP WITH THIS BANK" OR "PREVIOUS UNSATISFACTORY RELATIONSHIP WITH US OR ONE OF OUR AFFILIATES" AS THE ONLY REASON FOR TAKING AN ADVERSE ACTION IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR CREDIT CARD ACCOUNT, YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO BENEFITS UNDER A PROPOSED SETTLEMENT.

A court authorized this Notice. This is not a solicitation from a lawyer. You are not being sued. However, your legal rights are affected whether you act or do not act.




SUMMARY OF YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT

SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM
BY APRIL 28, 2020

Settlement Class Members who submit a valid claim form postmarked or submitted online by April 28, 2020, will receive a pro rata cash payment from the settlement fund. Payments are estimated to be $148 based on a projected 7% claims rate, but may be significantly less if there are an unexpectedly large number of claims. You can submit a claim online or create a customized claim form to print out and mail to the Settlement Administrator HERE.  If you submit a claim form by mail, you must pay postage.

EXCLUDE YOURSELF
BY APRIL 28, 2020

You can exclude yourself from the Settlement and you will not be eligible for any benefits. You keep your right to sue on your own regarding any claims that are part of the Settlement. 

OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT
BY APRIL 28, 2020

You can write to the Court and explain why you do not like the Settlement, Class Counsel’s requested attorneys’ fee, and/or the request for an incentive award to the Settlement Class Representative. You may also appear and speak at the Final Approval Hearing on your own or through your own lawyer to object to or comment on the Settlement.

DO NOTHING

If you do nothing, you will not be eligible to receive a payment under the Settlement. However, if the Settlement becomes final, you will release all claims against Chase relating to the Action.


PLEASE NOTE: Persons granted access to court proceedings held by telephone or videoconference are reminded that photographing, recording, and rebroadcasting of court proceedings, including screenshots or other visualcopying of a hearing, is absolutely prohibited. See General Order 58 at Paragraph III