Owners of the original iPad 3G have started to receive settlement case forms related to a class action lawsuit. The Apple and AT&T consumers receiving claims can be eligible for a $40 check from the settlement. US District Judge Ronald White provided the OK for settlement to iPad 3G buyers who attracted their tablets prior to June 7, 2010.

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In order to qualify, consumers must file a claim prior to February 3, 2014. The option to switch in and out of the AT&T unlimited data plan need to have been a factor in their decision to acquire an iPad 3G. Also, the court has to approve final terms for the offer before any checks are sent by mail.

The lawsuits came from AT&T first providing iPad 3G consumers an endless $30 data plan, then taking out the choice just a couple of months later on.

In addition to the $40 payment, owners who purchased the AT&T iPad 3G however never signed up for an information strategy can likewise get a $20 price cut on a present AT&T 5GB iPad plan. The $20 price cut can be put on month-to-month invoicing for one year, bringing the month-to-month expense of the 5GB iPad information strategy to $30.

Details of the settlement and claim types can be found at 3gdataplansettlement. com. Influenced clients must receive an email including a Personal Case Number that can be made use of to file a claim online.