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Blue Diamond Almond Breeze and Nut Thins All Natural Claims Class Action 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:

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit claim that Blue Diamond labelled Almond Breeze and Nut Thins products as “all natural,” when they include one or more synthetic ingredient.  They also challenge the use of the ingredient “evaporated cane juice” and the use of the American Heart Association’s “Heart check-mark” and allege that products are misleadingly advertised as being heart healthy.

Docket Number:

CV 14-958-4

Company: Blue Diamond Growers

Filing Deadline: April 13, 2017

Class Period: May 28, 2009 to November 18, 2016

Objection Deadline: March 2, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: March 2, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: March 29, 2017

Proof of Purchase: Eligibility:

You are eligible for a settlement if you purchased Blue Diamond Almond Breeze or Blue Diamond Nut-Thins in the United States from May 28, 2009 to November 18, 2016 and the products:

  • Bore the labeling statement “All Natural” or “Natural” on any portion of the packaging other than the ingredients list
  • Contained the ingredient statement “Evaporated Cane Juice”
  • Contained an endorsement from the American Heart Association
  • Did not specifically disclose the amount or percentage of almonds in the product
Typical Settlement Amount:

With proof of purchase, claimants can file 5 of each product for $2 each ($20 maximum). Without proof of purchase, claimants can file 5 of each product for $1 each ($10 maximum).

Total Settlement Amount: $8,995,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Chant & Company
Pratt & Associates

Claim Form: On-Line Claim Form

Case Name: Townsend v. Blue Diamond Growers

Settlement Website: Townsend v. Blue Diamond Growers Settlement

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Townsend v. Blue Diamond Growers Settlement
c/o Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 58427 
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8427 
1-844-528-0184
 

Tags: All Natural Claims, Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels