In re: Checkers Data Security Breach Litigation

Case No. 8:19-cv-01386-VMC-CPT


NOTICE RE HEARING set for 12/8/2020 at 10 AM re [47] Plaintiffs' Motion for Attorneys' Fees, Costs, and Expenses and Service Awards and [48] Plaintiffs' Unopposed Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement. The Court intends to conduct the hearing by Zoom videoconference. No in-person attendance is required. Counsel will receive a Zoom video hearing invitation via e-mail separately. Counsel is directed to arrange for posting a copy of this Notice on the Settlement Website,, as soon as practicable. Any settlement class member who wishes to attend the hearing may contact the chambers of Magistrate Judge Christopher P. Tuite at or at 813.301.5550 to request a Zoom invitation.

If you used a credit or debit card at certain Checkers and Rally’s restaurants between December 2015 and October 2019, you may be eligible to receive benefits from a class action settlement.

Important Dates

October 28, 2020 — Claim Form Deadline

October 28, 2020 — Exclusion Deadline

November 17, 2020 — Objection Deadline

December 8, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. — Final Approval Hearing

Your legal rights are affected even if you do nothing. Read the Notice carefully.


Submit a Claim Form

October 28, 2020

This is the only way to receive a payment for losses suffered as a result of the Data Breach. For detailed information on how to submit a Claim Form, see FAQs 10, 11, and 12.

Ask to be Excluded from the Settlement

October 28, 2020

You will not receive a payment, but you will retain any rights you currently have with respect to Checkers and the issues in this case. This is the only option that allows you to bring your own lawsuit against Checkers related to the Data Breach. For detailed information on how to exclude yourself from the Settlement, see FAQs 14, 15, and 16.

Object to the Settlement

November 17, 2020

Write to the Court about why you do not like the Settlement. You may also write the Court to provide reasons why you support the Settlement. For detailed information on how to object to or comment on the Settlement, see FAQs 17 and 18.

Go to the Final Approval Hearing

December 8, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.

Ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement. If you wish to speak at the Final Approval Hearing, you must make a request to do so in your written objection or comment.

Do Nothing

Get no payment. Give up rights to submit a claim or bring a different lawsuit against Checkers related to the Data Breach.