RICHARDSON, et al., v. VERDE ENERGY USA, INC.

Case No. 15-cv-06325-WB

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA

NOTICE OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT

A United States Federal Court authorized this Notice. This is not a solicitation from a lawyer. Your legal rights will be affected whether or not you act. Please read this Notice carefully.

Your rights may be affected by the proposed settlement (“Settlement”) of the above-captioned class action lawsuit, and Schley v. Verde Energy USA, Inc., No. 2:17-cv-00887-WB (E.P. Pa.) (collectively, the “Action”), if you received a call made by or on behalf of Verde Energy USA, Inc. (“VERDE”) on your cellular or landline telephone where the call was made using a pre-recorded or artificial voice messages during the period from October 16, 2013 to February 14, 2019 (the “Settlement Class”).

If you are covered by the above description of the Settlement Class, you are a Settlement Class Member and you are entitled to a monetary payment if you submit a Claim Form. If you received this Notice, you are probably a Settlement Class Member. The amount of the actual payment that you may receive depends on the number of valid Claim Forms received.

What are My Options? As a Settlement Class Member, you have the following options:

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THE SETTLEMENT:

DO NOTHING.

Get no payment. Remain a Settlement Class Member. Give up certain rights.

SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM ONLINE AT THE SETTLEMENT WEBSITE, BY EMAIL, BY FAX, OR BY MAIL POSTMARKED BY APRIL 13, 2020.

If you wish to obtain a cash payment as a Settlement Class Member, you must timely fill out and return a Claim Form (“Claim Form”). Claim Forms must be completed, signed and submitted to the Settlement Administrator online, by email, or by fax no later than APRIL 13, 2020, or by mail if postmarked no later than APRIL 13, 2020. You may submit an online Claim Form here.

EXCLUDE YOURSELF FROM THE SETTLEMENT CLASS (OPT OUT) BY SUBMITTING A WRITTEN REQUEST FOR EXCLUSION SO THAT IT IS POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN APRIL 13, 2020.

If you exclude yourself from the Settlement, you will receive no payment pursuant to this Settlement. This is the only option that allows you to ever potentially be part of any other lawsuit or other legal proceeding against VERDE concerning the claims asserted in this Action.

OBJECT TO THE SETTLEMENT SO THAT THE OBJECTION IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN APRIL 13, 2020

You may write to the Court about why you do not like the Settlement. You can do this only if you do not exclude yourself from the Settlement.