Susan Doherty and Dwight Simonson v. The Hertz Corporation, American Traffic Solutions, Inc., and PlatePass LLC
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT, DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY; CIVIL ACTION NO.: 1:10-cv-00359-NLH-KWM
A class action settlement involving The Hertz Corporation ("Hertz"), American Traffic Solutions, Inc. ("ATS") and PlatePass LLC ("PlatePass"), collectively referred to as "Defendants," was preliminarily approved in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on July 1, 2013.
Under the proposed settlement, natural persons in the United States who rented a vehicle from Hertz in the United States with the first day of rental between July 1, 2006 and March 31, 2010 (the "Class Period") and used the PlatePass® electronic toll payment service and paid PlatePass-Related Charges, incurred during that vehicle rental, may be entitled to a cash refund payment ("Class" or "Class Members").
Class Members must submit a claim on this website or by mail to be eligible to receive a monetary benefit from this class action settlement. Claims must be filed online or received by mail no later than November 21, 2013. A postcard Summary Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement was mailed on July 24, 2013 to individuals identified by Defendants as members of the Class.
A Final Approval Hearing has been scheduled for October 15, 2013, at which time the Court will make a final determination as to whether the proposed settlement is fair, reasonable and adequate and should be finally approved. Payments cannot be distributed to eligible Class Members who submit valid and timely claims until a final settlement approval order is entered by the Court.
Please do not call, email or contact the Court or the Clerk of the Court for additional information about the settlement.
If you are a Class Member and you wish to receive a payment you must file an online claim no later than November 21, 2013 or send a Claim Form by mail so it is received no later than November 21, 2013.
To learn more about the terms of the proposed settlement and how your legal rights may be affected, you should read the Long Form Notice, view the answers to the Frequently Asked Questions, and review the other Settlement Documents provided on this website.