Superior Court Of The State Of California, County Of Los Angeles
Judicial Council Coordination Proceeding No. 4545
IF YOU ARE OR WERE EMPLOYED AS A SECURITY OFFICER BY THE WACKENHUT CORPORATION IN CALIFORNIA AT SOME TIME BETWEEN JANUARY 7, 2001 AND DECEMBER 1, 2010, THEN PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CONCERNING A PROPOSED CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT THAT AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS.
The parties have reached a proposed settlement in the class action lawsuit entitled The Wackenhut Wage and Hour Cases., Los Angeles Superior Court, Judicial Council Coordination Proceeding No. 4545 (the “Lawsuit”) in which G4S Secure Solutions (formerly known and named as The Wackenhut Corportaion) has agreed to pay a total of $130,000,000.00, subject to Court approval.
If you were employed as a security officer by the Wackenhut Corporation in California at some time between January 7, 2001 and December 1, 2010, then you may be a Class Member. If approved, the proposed settlement will be binding upon Class Members. Please read the following carefully to understand your options and legal rights under the settlement.
IMPORTANT: Class Members must submit a Claim Form no later than September 24, 2019 in order to receive money from the settlement. You may submit a Claim Form online by clicking below and using your CPT ID and CLASS MEMBER PASSCODE which can be found on your Claim Form, or via email to WackenhutSettlement@cptgroup.com, or mail in a completed Claim Form to:
Wackenhut Class Action Settlement
c/o CPT Group, Inc.
50 Corporate Park
Irvine CA 92606
A notice was initially issued on July 26, 2019. If you are a Class Member, you should receive one.
If you would like a copy of your Claim Form or would like to know if you are part of this Settlement, please immediately call CPT Group, Inc. at 1 (888) 814-2139.
SUBMIT A CLAIM BY SEPTEMBER 24, 2019
To receive your estimated payment you must submit a Claim Form.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2019
You can write to the Court to explain what you think is wrong with the Settlement.
ATTEND THE FINAL APPROVAL HEARING ON OCTOBER 21, 2019 AT 11:00 A.M.
You may ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement.
If you do nothing, you will not receive a payment from the Settlement, but you will release your claims against Wackenhut for the Released Claims in the lawsuit.