On January 24, 2019 the Court granted preliminary approval to the settlement filed on September 18, 2018. The Order is available HERE.
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.
Within the coming days, documents, dates, deadlines and other information will be posted on this website providing more details. Within 90 days of January 24, 2019, class members will be mailed a notice about their legal rights and the release of their claims. Information about the settlement will also be published in online media as well as in newspapers, consumer magazines and trade publications.
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 will be posted on this website as they become available.