Koenig v. Lime Crime, Inc.

Welcome to the Lime Crime Class Action Settlement Website


If you shopped online at Lime Crime (LimeCrime.com), your rights may be affected and you could receive benefits from a class action settlement.


 Case Summary

A settlement has been reached with Lime Crime, Inc. ("Lime Crime") in a class action lawsuit entitled Koenig v. Lime Crime, Inc., United States District Court for the Central District of California, Case No. 2:16-cv-00503 (the “Action”). The class action lawsuit is related to the discovery of unauthorized malicious software on a third party  server that hosts Lime Crime's website. This server stored certain personally identifiable information (“PII”) of Lime Crime customers, which may have included names, addresses, website logins, and payment information and which may have been exposed between October 4, 2014 and February 15, 2015 (the "Incident"). Potentially affected customers were sent a written notification from Lime Crime in or after February 2015 (the “Incident Notice”).

Plaintiffs claim that Lime Crime maintained inadequate data security practices and delayed notifying customers of the Incident. Defendant Lime Crime denies all of the allegations made in the Action. The Parties have agreed to settle the case for the sole purpose of avoiding the uncertainties, expenses, and time of further litigation.

You may be included in this Settlement and eligible for benefits if you received an Incident Notice from Lime Crime in or after February 2015. 

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT

SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM

DEADLINE: April 9, 2018

If you submit a Claim Form, you will give up the right to sue Lime Crime in a separate lawsuit about the legal claims this Settlement resolves.

ASK TO BE EXCLUDED

DEADLINE: February 22, 2018

This is the only option that allows you to sue, continue to sue, or be part of another lawsuit against Lime Crime related to the legal claims this Settlement resolves. However, you will give up the right to receive benefits from this Settlement.

OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT

DEADLINE: February 22, 2018

If you do not exclude yourself from the Settlement, you may object to it by writing to the Court about why you don’t like the Settlement.

GO TO A HEARING

ON: April 2, 2018

You may ask to appear and speak to the Court about the fairness of the Settlement.  Please note that the date of this Hearing may change without further notice. Settlement Class Members should check the Settlement Website and the Court docket in this case through the Court’s Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system at https://www.pacer.gov/ to confirm that the date of the Fairness Hearing has not been changed.

DO NOTHING

Unless you exclude yourself, you are automatically part of the Settlement. If you do nothing, you may not receive benefits from this Settlement and you will give up the right to sue, continue to sue, or be part of another lawsuit against Lime Crime about the legal claims resolved by this Settlement.

  

Although the information in this website is intended to assist you, it does not replace the information contained in the Class Notice or the Settlement Agreement, both of which are available on the Case Documents page.