Barlean’s Coconut Oil Misleading Marketing Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Barlean’s Organic Oils, LLC has arrived at a settlement in a class action about the marketing of its Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, Organic Culinary/Gourmet Coconut Oil, and Organic Butter Flavored Coconut Oil. The complaint alleged that the products were misleadingly marketed because the marketing portrayed the oils as healthy.

Docket Number:


Company: Barlean’s Organic Oils LLC

Filing Deadline: January 19, 2023

Class Period: January 24, 2015 to November 10, 2022

Objection Deadline: January 19, 2023

Exclusion Deadline: January 19, 2023

Final Approval Hearing: March 3, 2023

Proof of Purchase:

You do not have to provide proof of purchase, but you may be able to make a greater claim if you do.


You may be eligible if you are a person in the US who bought Barlean’s Organic Virgin Coconut Oil (16-, 32-, or 60-oz. sizes), Barlean’s Organic Culinary/Gourmet Coconut Oil (32- or 60-oz. sizes), or Barlean’s Organic Butter Flavored Coconut Oil (16- or 32-oz. sizes), between January 24, 2015 and November 10, 2022, for personal or household use.

Typical Settlement Amount:

With proof of purchase: $3-$7 per unit. Without proof of purchase: $3-$7 per unit for up to five units. Final amounts may be more or less, depending on the number and amounts of valid claims received.
- Barlean’s Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, 16-oz. size, $4; 32- or 60-oz. size, $7
- Barlean’s Organic Culinary/Gourmet Coconut Oil, $5
- Barlean’s Organic Butter Flavored Coconut Oil, $3

Total Settlement Amount: $1,612,500

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Fitzgerald Joseph, LLP

Claim Form: Barlean’s Coconut Oil Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Testone et al. v. Barlean’s Organic Oils, LLC

Settlement Website: Barlean’s Coconut Oil Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Kroll Settlement Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Barlean’s Coconut Oil Settlement
c/o Kroll Settlement Administration
P.O. Box 225391
New York, NY 10150-5391

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, False Health Claims