IF YOU WERE SENT A NOTICE, PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE NOTICE CAREFULLY. IT MAY AFFECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHT TO A MONETARY SETTLEMENT RELATED TO YOUR APPLICATION AND/OR EMPLOYMENT WITH PRIDE INDUSTRIES (“DEFENDANT”) DURING THE TIME FRAME SPECIFIED BELOW. IT IS A COURT-ORDERED NOTICE. IT IS NOT FROM A LAWYER AND YOU ARE NOT BEING SUED.
IT IS ESTIMATED THAT YOUR PAYMENT UNDER THIS SETTLEMENT FROM THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT CLASS FUND WILL BE $38.09 PRIOR TO ANY APPLICABLE TAXES AND DEDUCTIONS AS A MEMBER OF THE TWO OR FIVE YEAR FCRA SUBCLASS.
|You will receive a payment from the Settlement and you will release certain claims covered by the Settlement against Defendant.|
|EXCLUDE YOURSELF||Receive no payment of the Settlement and retain any and all rights you may have against Defendant.|
Write to the Court about why you do not agree with the Settlement. The Court may or may not agree with your objection. Objecting to the Settlement will not exclude you from the Settlement.Note: You may also make an objection by appearing at the Final Fairness Hearing. However, special procedures are required in order to be able to do so (see Paragraphs 14 and 16 of this Notice).
|GO TO A HEARING||Ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement.|
FCRA CLASS: This Settlement also resolves Plaintiff’s alleged claims for violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (16 U.S.C. §§ 1681 et seq.) (“FCRA”) with respect to all applicants for employment in the United States for whom Defendant procured a background check report from January 28, 2015 through the date of entry of the Preliminary Approval Order, inclusive. The Five Year FCRA Subclass consists of those FCRA Class Members for whom Defendant procured a background check report from January 28, 2015 through January 27, 2018. The Two Year FCRA Subclass consists of those FCRA Class Members for whom Defendant procured a background check report from January 28, 2018 through December 31, 2021, inclusive. Defendant denies all of Plaintiff’s allegations and claims.
NO MONEY WILL GO BACK TO DEFENDANT UNDER THE TERMS OF THIS SETTLEMENT.