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Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club Sales Tax Refund Class Action Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? No. Typical Settlement: $15 This class action alleges that when Wal-Mart gave a customer a refund for an item purchased at Wal-Mart or Sam’s Club retail stores or online at Wal-Mart or Sam’s Club websites, it did not refund the entire amount of sales tax the customer had paid at the time of purchase.   Read more

Poz-Lok Fire Sprinkler System Pipe Failure Class Action

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Yes Typical Settlement: Varies This class action alleges that Poz-Lok pipes and pipe fittings, which are used in fire sprinkler systems, have defective weld seams and are prone to premature corrosion, failure, and leakage.  Read more

Ocwen Forced Placed Lender Insurance Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Claim form, affirmation, verification of identity Typical Settlement: Varies This class action alleges that Ocwen Loan Servicing required home-loan borrowers to pay for lender-placed insurance (LPI) policies from Assurant companies in such a way that Ocwen received a “kickback” commission or other payment. It also claims that the rates and amount of coverage were excessive. The Assurant companies included in the class action are  Read more

Gallup TCPA Cell Phone Call Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? No Typical Settlement: $25-80 This class action alleges that Gallup violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by using an automatic dialing system to place calls to the cells phones of persons who had not consented to receive the calls.    Read more

ZeoBIT MacKeeper Software Class Action Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Yes Typical Settlement: $39.95 This class action alleges that ZeoBIT marketed its MacKeeper software as being able to enhance Apple Macintosh computers’ speed, security, and performance by finding and eliminating errors and threats. However, according to the class action, some of the errors or threats identified were false and the software does not do everything it claims to do.   Read more

Symantec and Digital River Class Action Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Yes Typical Settlement: $50 This class action alleges that Digital River and Symantec violated consumer protection laws and common law by charging customers for Extended Download Service or Norton Download Insurance (the ability to re-download software they had purchased) without disclosing that free ways existed to re-download.   Read more

American Express Gift Card Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? No Typical Settlement: Up to $5-20 per card; up to $40 per person This class action alleges that American Express did not adequately inform buyers and holders of its gift cards of the full terms and conditions for using the cards. The complaint alleged that holders were not able to use the full value of the cards because they could not be used in a “split tender” transaction  Read more

Missouri Purchasers of Milk and Cream Products Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? No Typical Settlement: $10 This class action alleges that violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act by Dairy Farmers of America resulted in artificially high prices for milk and cream products. Brands include: Hiland Dairy Roberts Dairy Central Dairy Mid States Dairy Pevely Dairy Company Memory Lane Dairy Anderson Erickson Dairy PET Dean’s Borden Meadow Gold Turner Dairy  Read more

ExamSoft SoftTest Bar Exam Software Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Claim ID and PIN Typical Settlement: $90 This class action alleges that ExamSoft’s SoftTest software used by takers of the bar exam in July 2014 failed to work properly.  Read more

LinkedIn Add Connection Class Action Settlement

Active? Closed Proof of Purchase? Yes Typical Settlement: Varies This lawsuit challenges LinkedIn’s use of a service called Add Connections to grow its member base. Add Connections allows LinkedIn members to import contacts from their external email accounts and email connection invitations to one or more of those contacts inviting them to connect on LinkedIn.  If a connection invitation is not accepted within a  Read more