NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF CLASS ACTION
To: All persons of the United States who, between 2006 and 2016, were incarcerated in a New Jersey prison or correctional institution and who used the phone system provided by Defendants, or who established an advance pay account with Defendants in order to receive telephone calls from a person incarcerated in New Jersey, excluding Essex County prior to June 2010, or persons receiving calls from persons incarcerated in Essex County prior to June 2011.
A federal court has authorized the Notice. This is not a solicitation from a lawyer.
PLEASE READ THE NOTICE CAREFULLY AND IN ITS ENTIRETY.
YOUR RIGHTS WILL BE AFFECTED BY A PENDING CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT.
The Notice is being sent pursuant to Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and an Order of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (the "Court") to inform you (a) of a class action lawsuit that is now pending in the Court under the above caption (the "Action") against Global Tel*Link Corporation ("GTL") and (b) that the Action has been certified by the Court to proceed as a class action on behalf of the Class.
|YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS LAWSUIT:|
|Stay in this lawsuit. Await the outcome. Give up certain rights. By doing nothing, you choose to remain a member of the Class and you will be bound by all past, present, and future orders and judgments in this lawsuit. If any money is awarded to the Class, you may be eligible to receive a share of that award. But you give up any right to pursue a lawsuit on your own behalf with regard to any of the issues in this Action.|
|Get out of this lawsuit. Get no benefits from it. Keep your rights. If you choose to be excluded from the Class, you will not be bound by any judgment in this lawsuit, nor will you be eligible to share in any recovery that might be obtained. But you will retain your right to individually pursue legal action against Defendants with respect to the claims asserted in this lawsuit. The deadline to exclude yourself from the lawsuit is August 30, 2019.|