17. How do I tell the Court that I do not like the Settlement?
If you are a Settlement Class Member (and do not exclude yourself from the Settlement Class), you can object to any part of the Settlement. To object, you must timely submit a letter that includes the following:
- A heading that includes the case name and case number—Sebastian Gonzalez, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, v. TCR Sports Broadcasting Holding, LLP, et. al., Case No. 1:18-cv-20048-DPG.
- Your name, address, telephone number, the cell phone number at which you received text messages from Defendants from December 12, 2013 through February 14, 2019, and if represented by counsel, the name, bar number, address, and telephone number of your counsel;
- A signed statement stating, under penalty of perjury, that you received one or more text messages sent by or on behalf of Defendants from December 12, 2013 through February 14, 2019 and are a member of the Settlement Class;
- A statement of all your objections to the Settlement including your legal and factual basis for each objection;
- A statement of whether you intend to appear at the Final Approval Hearing, either with or without counsel, and if with counsel, the name of your counsel who will attend;
- The number of times in which your counsel and/or counsel’s law firm have objected to a class action settlement within the five years preceding the date that you file the objection, the caption of each case in which counsel or the firm has made such objection, and a copy of any orders related to or ruling upon counsel’s or the firm’s prior objections that were issued by the trial and appellate courts in each listed case;
- A list of all persons who will be called to testify at the Final Approval Hearing in support of the objection; and
- Any and all agreements that relate to the objection or the process of objecting—whether written or verbal—between you or your counsel and any other person or entity.
If you wish to object, you must file your objection with the Court (using the Court’s electronic filing system or in any manner in which the Court accepts filings) and mail your objection to each of the following three (3) addresses, and your objection must be postmarked by April 16, 2019.
|Clerk of the Court
United States District Court for
the Southern District of Florida
400 North Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33030
Carey Rodriguez Milian Gonya, LLP
1395 Brickell Avenue, Suite 700
Miami, FL 33131
Robert J. Herrington
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
1840 Century Park East, Suie 1900
Los Angeles, CA 90067