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    Netflix lawsuit email

    I didn't see any other thread about this. I got an email 2 days ago from videoprivacyclass . org about a video privacy lawsuit against Netflix. Did anyone else get this?



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    I got it. Deleted it.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    Doesn't sound like anything changes for me. I've never rented anyway.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    yup got it, anybody else want to sue?


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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    I got it as well. Aren't you only supposed to reply back if you want your own representation on these things?

    I got one for Yahoo Search Marketing and ended up getting a check a year or so later for $400.


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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    I'll just take whatever the class wins. Probably something like $4 in the end once the lawyers have taken their chunk out and the rest gets distributed to class members.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    the part it says "If you do nothing, you will remain in the Settlement and your rights will be affected" worries me. I don't want to remain in the settlement if have to pay fees.

    Then it states if you want to exclude yourself you have until Nov. 14th. but it doesn't tell you how to exclude yourself...



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    Quote Originally Posted by CtownCyclone View Post
    I'll just take whatever the class wins. Probably something like $4 in the end once the lawyers have taken their chunk out and the rest gets distributed to class members.
    We won't get anything in this case.

    According to the settlement, Netflix—which denies that it has committed any wrongdoing—will pay out $9 million into a settlement fund. $2.25 million of that will go to attorneys’ fees, $30,000 to be split between the two named plaintiffs, and the rest going to charitable donations



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    They get these from time to time. This isnt my first notice. You most likely will end up winning a credit to your bill for a month or so.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    They get these from time to time. This isnt my first notice. You most likely will end up winning a credit to your bill for a month or so.
    Maybe everyone will get cut a pretty sweet settlement check to the tune of $2.18.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    Quote Originally Posted by JD720 View Post
    We won't get anything in this case.
    Not even $4? RABBLE RABBLE RABBLE!



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    I will spend this plus my microsoft settlement money on a gumball. And I still will be out $.


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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    Quote Originally Posted by JD720 View Post
    We won't get anything in this case.
    Even if they did subscribers would receive less than a $1.



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    Re: Netflix lawsuit email

    I fought it myself and got $3.75 million from Netflix. You should too




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