If you’re a Settlement Class Member, you can tell the Court what you think of the settlement. You can comment on or object to any part of the settlement. You can give reasons why you think the Court should approve the settlement or not. The Court will consider your views.
If you want to make a comment or objection, you must do so in writing. Your comment or objection must contain the following information: (1) your name, address and telephone number, and if you are represented by counsel, the name, address and telephone number of such counsel; (2) certification that you are a Settlement Class member; (3) a list of all legal proceedings in which you have filed an objection related to any class action settlement within the past five years; (4) a written statement specifically describing all of your objections to the Settlement and the reasons for such objections; and (5) a statement as to whether the Settlement Class member intends to attend the Final Approval Hearing. You may only object on your own behalf.
You must make your objection in writing and submit it by mail. To be considered by the Court, your comment or objection must be postmarked by December 26, 2017, filed with the Clerk of Court, and mailed and emailed to the following addresses:
Court: Clerk of Court, United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, 300 South Fourth Street
Suite 202, Minneapolis, MN 55415
For Plaintiffs and/or Class Counsel: Kristen G. Marttila, Kate M. Baxter-Kauf, LOCKRIDGE GRINDAL NAUEN P.L.L.P., 100 Washington Avenue South, Suite 2200, Minneapolis, MN 55401, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com and Timothy L. Thompson, Lael Robertson, HOUSING JUSTICE CENTER, 570 Asbury Street, Suite 104, Saint Paul, MN 55104, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
For Defendants: Bradley J. Lindeman, Margaret R. Ryan, MEAGHER & GEER, PLLP, 33 South Sixth Street, Suite 4400, Minneapolis, MN 55402, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com and Donna Hanbery, Christopher Kalla, HANBERY & TURNER, P.A., 33 South Sixth Street, Suite 4160, Minneapolis, MN 55402, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
If you do not timely submit a written comment or objection as directed above, your views will not be considered by the Court or any court on appeal.