Enroll in Slateshore Recovery's Settlement Service

Attention All Business Owners

Attention all business owners and merchants! Did you know that your company may qualify to participate in a court approved, $5.54 Billion Settlement involving Visa and MasterCard?

At Slateshore, we specialize in recovering settlements and managing class action claims for businesses across the U.S. We work strictly on contingency with no up front costs or fees.

Enrollment Form

Answer these questions, and digitally sign the agreement to appoint Slateshore as your representative in the Payment Card Interchange case (Visa/Mastercard).

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AGREEMENT APPOINTING SLATESHORE RECOVERY LLC AS AGENT FOR CLIENT TO FILE A CLAIM IN THE PAYMENT CARD INTERCHANGE FEE & MERCHANT DISCOUNT ANTITRUST LITIGATION (the “Settlement”)

This agreement shall be effective as of the date it is digitally or manually signed by the Client identified below (“Client”), and Slateshore Recovery, LLC (“SSR”) confirms its agreement to represent Client on the terms set forth in this agreement (“Agreement”).

1. Scope of Limited Agency Relationship

Subject to the approval of SSR, and its return of confirmation that it accepts Client’s appointment of SSR as Client’s exclusive recovery agent, the Client appoints SSR as exclusive recovery agent with full assignment authority to prepare and submit Client’s present and subsequent claims related to the Settlement.

2. Duties

SSR will make all reasonable efforts to file complete and accurate claims on behalf of Client, based on information provided to SSR by Client, and to secure payment of Client’s share of the Settlement. The Client understands it is entitled to file claims on its own behalf, but elected not to do so, and instead to engage SSR under the terms of this Agreement to file any and all claims for Client from the Settlement.

3. Permission to Obtain Records

SSR is authorized to request, gather and/or copy all necessary documentation to complete all of Client’s claims. Client will supply all necessary documentation to SSR to complete all of Client’s claims.

4. Compensation

In consideration of the performance of the duties set forth in this Agreement, Client shall pay SSR, and SSR shall be entitled to retain from all sums received by SSR on behalf of Client 33% of the amount actually received by SSR on behalf of Client, if any.

5. Distribution of Recovery and Payment of Compensation

All proceeds due to Client from the Settlement, if any, shall be paid directly to SSR by the claims administrator. SSR will deposit all claim proceeds, if any, into its bank account, and within thirty days of receipt of such claim proceeds, disburse to the Client its recovery less SSR's agreed to compensation as set forth in this Agreement.

6. SSR Is Not Claimant’s Attorney and Is Not Practicing Law

SSR is not providing Client with legal advice or representation. SSR does not possess any specialized legal skills necessary to complete any forms to obtain settlement. SSR will only investigate, collect, and submit documentation concerning the Client’s claims. Client was given an opportunity to consult with its own counsel prior to signing this Agreement.

7. Construction and Jurisdiction

This agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York applicable to contracts wholly made and performed therein. Any dispute arising out of or related to this agreement shall be resolved by a single arbitrator pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration ?Association, then in effect. The arbitrator shall render a written opinion and shall award the prevailing party its attorney’s fees and costs.

8. Confidentiality

The information about the Client, which is provided by the Client, or is obtained by SSR through the Client pursuant to this Agreement, is the confidential and proprietary information of the Client. SSR will use such information solely for the purpose of filing claims on behalf of the Client in this and all related class action settlements, and not for any other purpose. Following the completion of the claims process and upon payment for services rendered, SSR will destroy any and all information about the Client except for one archival copy that it may keep for its records.

9. Multiple Entities and Locations (If Applicable)

This Agreement shall bind the Client and all of its subsidiaries, affiliates, and related entities and locations. Upon request, Client will supply SSR with a list of all of Clients’ subsidiaries, affiliates and related entities and locations for which claims should be filed.

10. Disclaimer:

Disclaimer: The settlement was approved by the Court on December 13, 2019. An appeal of the final-approval order was filed with the court on January 3rd, 2020. At this time, it is unknown how long the appeals process will take. As of now, claim forms are not yet available from the class administrator and no claims filing deadline exists. No cost assistance will be available from the class administrator and class counsel during the claims-filing period. No one is required to sign up with any third-party service in order to participate in any settlement. For additional information, class members may visit www.paymentcardsettlement. com, the court approved website for this case.

11. Slateshore Payment Guarantee:

SSR guarantees to pay to you, less SSR's compensation in paragraph 4, the full amount of your valid and qualified claim(s), provided (a) the Settlement is recognized as a final settlement, not subject to any further appeal, challenge, dismissal or other remedy, (b) Client submits to SSR all information reasonably requested by SSR to file and prosecute Client’s claim(s), and (c) all funds are disbursed from the Settlement. If you are entitled to payment under the terms of the Settlement, we will recover it or we will pay your claim(s) ourselves, subject to our right to compensation in paragraph 4.

I have read and agree to the above Terms and Conditions. I am authorized to execute this Agreement on behalf of Client. Both Client and SSR voluntarily agree that this agreement shall be effective upon (a) Client’s clicking on the box indicating that the Client seeks to appoint SSR as its agent under this Agreement, and (b) SSR accepting such appointment by email confirmation back to Client. SSR reserves the right, exercisable in its sole discretion to reject any proposed appointment and accept any proposed appointment as the Client’s agent under this Agreement.

Disclaimer: The settlement was approved by the Court on December 13th 2019. An appeal of the final-approval order was filed with the court on January 3rd, 2020. At this time it is unknown how long the appeals process will take. As of now, claim forms are not yet available from the class administrator and no claims filing deadline exists. No cost assistance will be available from the class administrator and class counsel during the claims-filing period. No one is required to sign up with any third-party service in order to participate in any settlement.For additional information, class members may visit www.paymentcardsettlement. com, the court approved website for this case.

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