This website contains information regarding a proposed class action settlement that has been preliminarily approved by the Court in In Re: Monitronics International, Inc. Telephone Consumer Protection Act Litigation.,Case No. 1:13-md-02493.
NATURE OF THE SETTLEMENT
The Plaintiffs in this settlement allege that Monitronics International, Inc violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, or TCPA, by by making or causing others to make on Monitronics’ behal, automated telemarketing calls by using an automatic telephone dialing system and/or an artificial or prerecorded voice to cell and residential phone numbers, and cell and residential phone numbers previously registered on the national Do-Not-Call registry. Monitronics denies these allegations.
THE SETTLEMENT CLASS
Individuals or entities who, on or after May 18, 2007 through the date of final approval order, received a telemarketing call made by a Monitronics Authorized Dealer, or an Authorized Dealer’s lead generator or subdealer: (a) to a cellular telephone number through the use of an automatic telephone dialing system or an artificial or pre-recorded voice, or (b) to a residential telephone number through the use of an artificial or pre-recorded voice, or (c) to a cellular or residential number registered on the national Do Not Call Registry more than once within any twelve-month period.