UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO
Case No. 2:18-cv-00238-EAS-CMV
Case No. 2:18-cv-00488-EAS-CMV
The initial Settlement distribution checks have been or are in the process of being mailed. You should receive a check within the next week. If you have specific questions about the check or requests for additional information, please call the toll-free number listed on the check stub. If you do not receive a check within the next two week, please contact the Settlement Administrator at 1-833-253-8060.
If you participated in the Ohio Department of Health Drug Assistance Program and a mailing in August 2017 containing your Protected Health Information was mailed, provided, or sent for delivery to you, your rights may be affected by a class action lawsuit.
YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS LAWSUIT:
You will receive at least $400 if you are a Settlement Class Member (i.e., if the OhDAP Mailing was mailed, provided, or sent for delivery to you). By doing nothing, you are choosing to stay in the Settlement and you are entitled to the monetary benefits described on this website, including $400. You will also give up the right to sue Caremark, Fiserv, and the State of Ohio on your own about the legal claims resolved by the Settlement.
FILE A CLAIM
You may receive additional money. If you file a claim, you may also be entitled to additional reimbursement of up to $10,000 in non-reimbursed out-of-pocket expenses you claim result from the OhDAP Mailing, such as moving costs, counseling costs, and loss of income. In addition, if you claim to have suffered non-financial harm as a result of the OhDAP Mailing, such as emotional distress, you may be entitled to an additional reimbursement of up to $2,500. All claims must be postmarked or submitted electronically by December 20, 2019.
Reminder: you do not have to file a claim to receive the $400 automatic payment described above.
You may write to the Court about what you don’t like about the Settlement. In order to object to the Settlement you must stay in the lawsuit and be bound by the Settlement and its releases. If you want to object, you must do so in writing and in accordance with the procedures in the Settlement (which are described in FAQ11). Your written objection must be postmarked no later than December 20, 2019.
OPT-OUT AND EXCLUDE YOURSELF
Get out of this Settlement. You will give up your right to any benefits from the Settlement. You will not receive the $400 automatic payment described above or any other compensation. However, you will keep your rights to bring your own lawsuit. If you want to opt out and exclude yourself, you must do so in writing and in accordance with the procedures in the Settlement (which are described in FAQ10 ). Your written opt-out notice must be postmarked no later than December 20, 2019.