Swinter MedStop Settlement

Swinter Group, Inc. v. Med-Stop, Inc. d/b/a Med-Stop, et al.
Missouri Circuit Court for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, County of St. Charles, Case No. 1711-CC00572

Welcome to the Swinter MedStop Settlement Website

If you received a Fax Advertisement from Med-Stop, Inc., between June 13, 2013, and September 11, 2017, a class action settlement may affect your rights. More information about this settlement is set forth in the Notice. Please read it carefully as your rights may be impacted even if you do nothing at all.

A state court in Missouri authorized the Notice.
This is not a solicitation from a lawyer.

SUMMARY

  • Swinter Group, Inc. (“Plaintiff” or “Class Representative”) filed a putative class action lawsuit (“Action”) against Med-Stop, Inc. d/b/a Med-Stop and Pawel K. Kwiecinski a/k/a Paul Kwiecinski (“Defendants”) alleging that Defendants violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, 47 U.S.C. § 227, et seq. (“TCPA”) by sending to Plaintiff and the putative class members unsolicited fax advertisements that did not contain the required opt-out notice and without prior express invitation or permission or an established business relationship. The class action is called Swinter Group, Inc. v. Med-Stop, Inc. d/b/a Med-Stop, et al., Case No. 1711-CC00572, and is pending in the Missouri Circuit Court for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, County of St. Charles.

  • Your legal rights are affected whether you act or not and you have a choice to make now:

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT

Do Nothing You will get no benefit from the settlement.

You will give up any right to ever be a part of any other lawsuit against Defendants that relates in any way to the use of a telephone facsimile machine, computer, or other device to send a facsimile advertisement to Settlement Class Members.
Submit a Claim Form by March 9, 2018 You will receive a $40.00 product voucher if you submit a timely claim form that satisfies the requirements for making a claim AND the Court finally approves the settlement.

You will also give up any right to ever be a part of any other lawsuit against Defendants that relates in any way to the use of a telephone facsimile machine, computer, or other device to send a facsimile advertisement to Settlement Class Members.

A claim form is available and may be submitted by mail or a claim may be submitted online.
Ask to be Excluded by December 11, 2017 You will not receive a benefit from the settlement.

You will keep the ability to sue Defendants in a different lawsuit for the claims at issue in this lawsuit.

This is the only option that allows you to ever be part of any other lawsuit against Defendants that relates in any way to the use of a telephone facsimile machine, computer, or other device to send a facsimile advertisement to Settlement Class Members
Submit an Objection by December 29, 2017 You may choose to stay in the lawsuit and the Settlement Class, but object to this settlement.

By objecting to the settlement you give up your right to be excluded from the settlement and your right to file your own action. If you object to the settlement, you may ask a lawyer to represent you at your own cost.

The Court will hold a Final Approval Hearing in this case on January 8, 2018, to consider whether to approve the settlement and the request by the lawyers representing Settlement Class Members for attorney’s fees and costs. To object to the settlement or the application for attorney’s fees and costs, you must timely file a written objection meeting the requirements set forth later in this Notice with the Court and serve a copy on Class Counsel and Defendants’ counsel at the addresses listed below. If you have filed such an objection, you may appear at the hearing to explain your objection further.

To learn more about the terms of the proposed settlement, your options, and how your legal rights may be affected, please review the Detailed Notice, Settlement Documents and answers to the Frequently Asked Questions provided on this website.