Lovelace Vs. Global Payments Inc.

You May Be Entitled To Compensation And Your Legal Rights May Be Affected
If You Are A Member Of The Following Class:

All persons who paid a fee to Educational Computer Systems, Inc. d/b/a Heartland ECSI for making an online payment between November 6, 2013 and December 31, 2018 and who provided a California billing address when making the payment.

This notice summarizes a proposed class action settlement of claims brought against Educational Computer Systems, Inc. d/b/a Heartland ECSI, erroneously sued as Global Payments Inc. d/b/a Heartland ECSI (“Heartland”) involving alleged violations of California’s consumer protection laws.  The name of the case is Lovelace v. Global Payments Inc., Case No. BC682608. 

The Los Angeles Superior Court will hold a hearing on November 6, 2019 to decide whether to give final approval to the Settlement.  The court has not decided that Heartland did anything wrong and no party has admitted to any wrongdoing or liability.  The purpose of this notice is to inform you of the Settlement and of your rights relating to the Settlement. 

Your Legal Rights And Options Under The Settlement

YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED
TO DO ANYTHING.

If the Settlement is approved by the Court and you are a member of the class, you will not need to do anything to receive a payment.  If the Court approves the Settlement, you will be bound by the Settlement unless you choose to exclude yourself from the class.

YOU MAY OPT OUT OF THE SETTLEMENT BY OCTOBER 7, 2019.

If you wish to exclude yourself, or “opt out” of the Settlement, you must submit your opt-out notice to the Settlement Administrator.  See details below.

YOU MAY OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT BY OCTOBER 7, 2019.

If you wish to object to any part of the Settlement, you should write to the Settlement Administrator about why you object to the Settlement.  See details below.

YOU MAY ATTEND THE FINAL APPROVAL HEARING TO BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 6, 2019.

If you submit a written objection to the Settlement to the Settlement Administrator before the Court-approved deadline, you may (but do not have to) attend the hearing about the Settlement and present your objections to the Court.  You may attend the hearing even if you do not file a written objection.

THESE RIGHTS AND OPTIONS, INCLUDING THE DEADLINES BY WHICH TO EXERCISE THEM,
ARE EXPLAINED IN THE NOTICE.