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Coppertone Mineral-Based Sunscreen Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Bayer HealthCare, LLC and Beiersdorf, Inc. are settling a class action alleging that they falsely advertised, marketed, and labeled Coppertone sunscreen products as being “Mineral-Based” even though the products contained chemical active ingredients. The complaint alleged that the claims that the sunscreens were mineral based were false, misleading, and deceptive and violated state consumer protection laws.

Docket Number:

5:20-CV-00102-NC

Company: Bayer Healthcare, LLC

Filing Deadline: November 17, 2021

Objection Deadline: November 17, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: November 17, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: December 15, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide proof, but you may be able to make a larger claim if you do.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a retail consumer who bought, in the US, one or more Coppertone sunscreen products listed below, for use and not resale, before September 17, 2021, that included the words “mineral-based” on the label:

- Coppertone Water Babies Pure & Simple
- Coppertone Kids Tear Free
- Coppertone Sport Face

Typical Settlement Amount:

Without proof: $2.50 for each qualifying product purchased, for up to four qualifying products (maximum $10). With proof: $2.50 for each qualifying product purchased, with no maximum. Final amounts may be larger or smaller, depending on the number of valid claims received. Only one claim per household is permitted.

Total Settlement Amount: $2,250,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Clarkson Law Firm
Moon Law APC

Claim Form: Coppertone Mineral-Based Sunscreen Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Prescott v. Bayer HealthCare LLC and Beiersdorf, Inc.

Settlement Website: Coppertone Mineral-Based Sunscreen Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Digital Settlement Group LLC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Claims Administrator
Digital Settlement Group, LLC
PO Box 166
Valparaiso, IN 46384
info@mineralbasedsunscreensettlement.com
877-452-8477

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Untrue Product Claims