Jones, Wolf & Kapasi, LLC ("JWK") argued and obtained from the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York an Order granting final approval of a class action settlement in a 15 U.S.C. 1692 et seq, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) case against Activate Financial, LLC (“Activate”).
Plaintiff’s FDCPA class action case was premised on a collection letter from Activate which failed to provide the proper notifications under the FDCPA.
The class action settlement includes monetary relief to the named Plaintiff and the over 100 New York City class members, as well as attorney fees and costs. JWK attorney Joseph K. Jones was certified as Class Counsel.
The case is Johnson v Activate Financial, LLC, 1:19-cv-03359 (GHW), and the Final Approval Order can be read here.