Chinese Honey 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 allege that multiple defendants, including Honey Solutions, engaged in an unlawful scheme to defraud the United States government and domestic honey producers by unlawfully importing Chinese honey.

Docket Number:


Company: Honey Solutions

Filing Deadline: January 28, 2017

Class Period: January 1, 2001 to November 15, 2015

Objection Deadline: October 14, 2016

Exclusion Deadline: October 14, 2016

Final Approval Hearing: October 10, 2016

Proof of Purchase: Eligibility:

All individuals and entities with commercial beekeeping operations (300 or more hives) and packers of honey that produced and/or sold honey in the United States during the period from 2001 to October 2, 2015 may be eligible for a settlement.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Settlement shares will be distributed on a pro rata basis proportional to the amount of honey produced and packaged

Total Settlement Amount: $796,312

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Law Firms:
Grant & Eisenhofer
Hausfeld LLP

Claim Form: Filing a Claim

Case Name: In re Honey Transshipping Litigation

Settlement Website: Honey Transshipping Litigation

Claims Administrator:
Kurtzman Carson Consultants

Claims Administrator Contact Information:


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