The class-action lawsuit, filed in 2006, alleged that Visa, Mastercard and a number of banks of the United States charged their merchants excessive fees, which violated the federal antitrust laws.
Class members who have accepted any Visa-Branded Cards or Mastercard-Branded Cards in the United States between January 1, 2004 and January 25, 2019.
From $5.54B to $6.24B.
Proof of Purchase
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Claim form Deadline
In re Payment Card Interchange Fee and Merchant Discount Antitrust Litigation, MDL 1720 (MKB) (JO), in the U.S. District Court for the District of Eastern of New YorkNew York.
Settlement Website Status
Robins Kaplan LLP,
Berger Montague PC,
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP.