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To All Persons in Canada Who Used a Coin Counting Machine at TD Bank between January 1, 2013 and May 25, 2016. A Settlement May Affect Your Rights. Please Read This Notice Carefully.

February 4, 2019

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 4, 2019--This notice is about a class action relating to coin counting machines located at branches of The Toronto Dominion Bank (“TD Bank”) in Canada.

A class action was commenced in Ontario on behalf of residents of Canada who used coin counting machines at TD Banks between January 1, 2013 and May 25, 2016. The class action alleges the machines did not properly count the deposited coins.

What are the settlement benefits?

A settlement of the class action has been reached with TD Bank for $555,000. The settlement with TD Bank, if approved, will conclude the class action.

The settlement funds will be disseminated to settlement class members according to a distribution protocol. Settlement class members who used a TD Bank coin counting machine between January 1, 2013 and May 25, 2016 will be able to complete a claim form and submit the claim form together with documentation supporting their coin deposit in the TD bank coin counting machine.

A further press release will be published with the details and deadline for filing a claim under the distribution protocol.

Who is affected by the settlement?

You are affected by the class action and/or are a “member” of the settlement class if you are a person who used a coin counting machine at a TD Bank in Canada between January 1, 2013 and May 25, 2016.

Who are the lawyers who represent the class?

The law firm of Sotos LLP represents the plaintiff and the class (“Class Counsel”). The lawyers will be paid on a contingency fee basis.

Sotos LLP can be reached at:

Telephone (toll free): 1-888-977-9806

Email: tdcoinmachines@sotosllp.com

Mail: 180 Dundas Street West, Suite 1200, Toronto ON M5G 1Z8, Attention: TD Coin Class Action

Hearing to Approve the Settlement Agreement, Distribution Protocol and Lawyers’ Fees

A hearing will be held during which Class Counsel will seek the Court’s approval of the settlement agreement. Class Counsel will also be seeking approval of the distribution protocol and their fees at this hearing.

The approval hearing before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice will be held April 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Courthouse in Kitchener, Ontario.

All members of the settlement class may attend the hearing and ask to make submissions regarding the proposed settlement. Person intending to object to the settlement agreement should provide their objection in writing to Class Counsel at the contact information below by April 5, 2019.

What steps should I take now?

If you do not want to be a member of the class action, you can exclude yourself from the class action (“opt-out”) by sending a signed letter or e-mail to Class Counsel with the following information:

your full name, current address and telephone number; if you are writing on behalf of a company, the name of the company and your position at the company; and a statement saying that you (or the company) want to opt-out of the TD Coin Counting class action.

Requests to opt-out of the proceeding must be post-marked or sent by April 5, 2019.

If you want to tell the Court what you think about the proposed settlement or speak to the Court at the hearing listed above, you must send your written submissions to Class Counsel at the contact information below by April 5, 2019. Class Counsel will forward such submissions to the Court. All filed written submissions will be considered by the Court. If you do not file a written submission by April 5, 2019, you may not be entitled to participate in the settlement approval hearing.

More Information?

For more information, please visit www.TDcoinclassactioncanada.com. If you have questions that are not answered online, please contact class counsel at the numbers listed above.

To receive future notices and updates regarding the class action, register online at www.TDcoinclassactioncanada.com.

Interpretation

This press release contains a summary of some of the terms of the settlement agreement and the distribution protocol. If there is a conflict between the provisions of this press release and the settlement agreement or distribution protocol, the terms of the settlement agreement or distribution protocol, as applicable, shall prevail.

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CONTACT: Sotos LLP

Sabrina Callaway

Telephone (toll free): 1-888-977-9806

Email: tdcoinmachines@sotosllp.com

Mail: 180 Dundas Street West, Suite 1200, Toronto ON M5G 1Z8, Attention: TD Coin Class Action

KEYWORD: NORTH AMERICA CANADA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES LEGAL

SOURCE: Trilogy Class Action Services

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