Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
This class action alleges that the labeling and advertising for some Avalon Organics and Jason brand cosmetic products misleads consumers into thinking that the products are organic.Docket Number:
Company: Hain Celestial Group
Filing Deadline: January 12, 2016
Class Period: May 11, 2007 to May 11, 2011
Objection Deadline: January 12, 2016
Exclusion Deadline: January 12, 2016
Final Approval Hearing: February 11, 2016Proof of Purchase:
Claimants can get greater rewards with receipts as proofs of purchase.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if:
- You purchased certain Avalon Organics products in California between May 11, 2007 and May 11, 2011; or
- You purchased certain Jason products in California between May 11, 2007 and January 30, 2011.
The products involved include bath and shower gel, shampoo, moisturizing lotion, and many other personal care or cosmetic items. A complete list (“List of Challenged Products”) is available at the settlement website (www.HainOrganicCosmeticsLawsuit.com).Typical Settlement Amount:
Varies. Without receipts: 50% of the purchase price, up to $50 in cash only, or of $40 in cash plus $40 in coupons. With receipts: 50% of the purchase price, whether in cash only or a combination of cash and coupons. Prices will be based on the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price for the product as of January 30, 2011. Amounts may be less, depending on the amounts of claims submitted.
Total Settlement Amount: $7.5 millionClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Lexington Law Group
Claim Form: Hain Organic Claim Form
Case Name: Brown v. The Hain Celestial Group, Inc.
Settlement Website: Hain Organic Cosmetics Settlement
Heffler Claims Group
Avalon Organics® and JASON® Class Settlement
Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 58610
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8610Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Organic Claims