The Week Publications agreed to a class action lawsuit settlement worth more than $5 million to resolve claims it violated Michigan privacy laws by sharing subscription holders’ information with third parties.
According to the class action lawsuit, The Week violated Michigan’s Preservation of Personal Privacy Act by sharing subscriber information with third parties before July 30, 2016; the publication also allegedly failed to get consent before sharing this information.
The Week is an online and paper magazine publication that covers a range of topics, including politics and pop culture.
The company hasn’t admitted any wrongdoing but agreed to a $5.08 million class action settlement to resolve the privacy allegations against it.
The Week Subscription Holder Information Privacy Class Action Lawsuit
- Who’s Eligible:
- Individuals who purchased a subscription from the publisher of The Week for delivery to a Michigan street address and who subscribed to the publication between Dec. 17, 2015, and July 31, 2016
- Estimated Amount: $248 (estimated)
- Proof of Purchase: N/A
- Claim Form Deadline: 06/06/2023
- Case Name & Number:
- Moeller, et al. v. The Week Publications Inc., Case No. 22-cv-10666-TLL-PTM, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
- How to file a claim:
- Head over to the Claim Form.
- Read over the claim form to see if you are eligible.
- Complete the claim form with your info.
- Submit your claim form to receive your potential award!
(Click here to file a claim)
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