NEW YORK STATE HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM & CLASS ACTION CAPITAL PARTNERSHIP PORTAL
New York State Hospitality and Tourism Association has partnered with Class Action Capital, a market leader in class action settlement claims management. Class Action Capital is already successfully working with a very large number of hotels and state associations across the country helping to recover substantial refunds on their behalf.
Many hotels do not have the time, resources or relevant data available to file a settlement claim. Class Action Capital will work with your facility to submit a fully comprehensive claim recovery while minimizing the use of your employees’ time, internal resources and the risk of error when handling independently.
Class Action Capital’s pricing model is simple in that we work on a commission basis whereby we receive a percentage of your financial recovery. Class Action Capital will only receive a fee after your claim is recovered. Once you sign up for claim management services, we will immediately get to work building and preparing a comprehensive claim.
Please see below for a listing of the applicable settlements and our claim authorization form.
Payment Card Interchange Fee Settlement –
On September 18, 2018, a Superseding and Amended Definitive Class Settlement Agreement was filed with the Court. This is a proposed $5.56–$6.26 billion settlement to provide payments to merchants who accepted Visa and MasterCard at any time from January 1, 2004. The terms of this proposed settlement would modify, amend and supersede the Definitive Class Settlement Agreement in which approval was reversed and remanded by the Second Circuit Court of Appeals on June 30, 2016.
If the Court grants preliminary approval to the new settlement, relevant documents, dates, deadlines and other information will be posted on this website. Following preliminary approval, known class members would be mailed a notice about their legal rights and the release of their claims. Information about the settlement would also be published in online media as well as in newspapers, consumer magazines and trade publications.
Potential claimants do not need to sign up with a third-party service in order to participate in any monetary relief as no-cost assistant will be available from the Class Administrator and Class Counsel during the claims filing period. However, claim forms and payments are not available at this time. If the Court grants final approval and any appeals are resolved, the Court will approve a claim form and set a claim deadline. Updates about the settlement can be found on the official court-authorized settlement website at: https://www.paymentcardsettlement.com/en
Lithium Ion Batteries Settlement – $106,950,000 (with more expected)
This litigation will reimburse all persons and entities who, from January 1, 2000 through May 31, 2011 indirectly purchased a Lithium Ion Battery (“Li-Ion Batteries”) or Lithium Ion Products (“Li-Ion Products”) containing Lithium Ion Battery Packs in the United states for their own use and not for resale from one of or more of the Defendants. Li-Ion products include portable computers, power tools, and camcorders.
Deadline: January 19, 2019
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Cathode Ray Tube Antitrust Litigation – $33,000,000
This litigation will reimburse all persons and entities who, from March 1, 1995 through November 25, 2007 indirectly purchased a CRT product in an eligible state for their own use and not for resale. Cathode Ray Tube Products means Cathode Ray Tubes of any type (e.g. color display tubes, color picture tubes, and monochrome display tubes) and finished products, which contain Cathode Ray Tubes, such as televisions and computer monitors.
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Optical Disk Drive Antitrust Settlement – $205,000,000
This lawsuit claims the defendants conspired to fix, raise, maintain or stabilize prices of optical disk drives at artificially high levels in violation of Section 1 of the Sherman Act and various state laws though the defendants deny plaintiff’s allegations. Optical disk drives (ODD) refers to a DVD-RW, DVD-ROM or Combo drive manufactured by one or more defendants or their co-conspirators. Your company is likely eligible if it purchased for its own use and not for resale: (i) A computer with internal ODD; (ii) a stand-alone ODD designed for internal use in a computer or (iii) an ODD designed to be attached externally to a computer from April 2003 through December 2008.