January 25, 2023: All payments have been issued to eligible class members.
Welcome to the Settlement Website for the class action lawsuit known as Custom Hair Designs by Sandy, LLC, et al. v. Central Payment Co., LLC, in the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska.
A settlement has been approved to end a class action lawsuit brought against Central Payment Co., LLC (“CPAY”). The lawsuit, referred to as Custom Hair Designs by Sandy, LLC, et al. v. Central Payment Co., LLC, Case No. 8:17-cv-00310-JFB-CPZ (D. Neb.), alleges, among other things, that CPAY misrepresented fees it charged for its card processing services and improperly added or inflated fees. CPAY denies these allegations but has entered into this Settlement to avoid the expense and uncertainty of litigation.
Under the Settlement, CPAY paid $54,403,281.62 for the benefit of customers who were members of the Class.
Class Members who were Current Customers of CPAY were eligible to receive a cash payment. If you were a Current Customer and a member of the Class, you automatically received a cash payment. The amount of your cash payment was based on an Allocation Method, which is attached as Exhibit 1 to the Settlement Agreement.
Class Members who were Former Customers of CPAY and who filed a valid and timely claim were eligible to receive a cash payment. The amount of your cash payment was be based on an Allocation Method, which is attached as Exhibit 1 to the Settlement Agreement. The deadline for filing your claim was August 6, 2022.
The Court held a Final Approval Hearing and approved the Settlement on August 11, 2022, at the United States District Court for the Central District of Nebraska. Please read the Notice and this website carefully.
Your rights and options—and the deadlines to exercise them—are explained in the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page of this website.