NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF CLASS ACTION PROPOSED SETTLEMENT AND HEARING DATE FOR COURT APPROVAL
Important Dates and Documents:
April 7, 2016 – Postmark Deadline to request Exclusion from the Settlement Class
April 7, 2016 – Postmark Deadline to Object
June 6, 2016 – Postmark Deadline to File a claim. To file a claim go to www.JeanMadelinesettlement.com
April 21, 2016, 10:00AM – Final Approval Hearing
ALL PERSONS WHO PAID A FEE FOR A STUDENT-PROVIDED COSMETOLOGY SERVICE AT ONE OF JEAN MADELINE’S STUDENT SALONS IN PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA BETWEEN FEBRUARY 24, 2008 AND FEBRUARY 16, 2016.
Summary of Your Legal Rights and Options in this Settlement
SUBMIT A PROOF OF CLAIM
|If you are an eligible Settlement Class Member and you wish to receive either: 1) a one-time payment of up to $25.00; or 2) ten $5 Services Vouchers valued at $50.00 for use at one of JMEC’s salons to receive future services, you need to complete and submit a Proof of Claim in a timely manner. The Proof of Claim is necessary to ensure that only eligible Settlement Class Members receive a benefit. A Proof of Claim form is available here or by calling the Claims Administrator toll free at 1-844-216-7340 or by writing the Claims Administrator at: Jean Madeline Litigation Settlement, 1801 Market Street, Suite 660, Philadelphia, PA 19103 or go to www.JeanMadelineSettlement.com.|
|By doing nothing, you forfeit the opportunity to receive any compensation and you give up any rights to sue Defendants, and certain parties related to them, separately about the claims that have been or could have been asserted in this lawsuit.|
ASK TO BE EXCLUDED
By asking to be excluded, you will not share in this Settlement. This is the only option that allows you to keep any rights to sue Defendants about the same legal claims in this lawsuit.
You may write to the Court about why you do not like the Settlement.
GO TO A HEARING
You may ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement.
Your rights and options – and the deadlines to exercise them – are explained in detail in this website and the documents available for download at right.
The court in charge of this case still has to decide whether to approve the Settlement. Payments will be made if the Court approves the Settlement and after appeals are resolved. Please be patient.