Important Update: On July 11, 2019, the Court granted final approval of the Settlement.
You may read the Order here.
What is this lawsuit about?
A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit Parker, et al. v. Universal Pictures, et al., M.D. Fla. Case No. 6:16-CV-01193-CEM-DCI, claiming that Defendants Legendary Pictures, Universal Pictures, and Handstack impermissibly sent text messages relating to the release of the film Warcraft to wireless telephone numbers without consent of the recipients in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act 47 U.S.C. § 227. Defendants deny the allegations in the lawsuit, and the Court has not decided who is right.
Who is included?
The Settlement includes all persons in the United States who received one or more text messages sent by or on behalf of Defendants relating to the release of the film Warcraft from May 1, 2016 through April 8, 2019.