Costco Kirkland “Healthy” Coconut Oil 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:

This settlement resolves a class action about Kirkland Signature Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, filed against Costco Wholesale Corp., the seller of the oil, and LODC Group, Ltd., the maker of the oil, claiming that the companies violated law by misleadingly marketing the oil as “healthy.”

Docket Number:


Company: Costco Wholesale Corporation

Filing Deadline: October 30, 2017

Class Period: March 1, 2014

Objection Deadline: November 13, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: October 30, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: December 4, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

If you were a Costco member and bought the oil at Costco, you do not need proof of purchase; Costco’s records will be used for verification. However, if you bought the oil elsewhere (for example, on Amazon or Ebay) must provide proof of purchase showing the product, purchase price, and date and place of purchase.


You may be eligible if you bought Kirkland Signature Organic Virgin Coconut Oil in 42.3 fluid ounce jars (usually sold in a two-pack), for your own personal or household use, between March 1, 2014 to the date the Notice was issued. 

Typical Settlement Amount:

Pro rata share; depends on how many valid claims are received and how many jars were purchased.

Total Settlement Amount: $775,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
The Law Office of Jack Fitzgerald PC
The Law Office of Paul K Joseph PC

Claim Form: Costco Kirkland Coconut Oil Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: James Boswell et al. v. Costco Wholesale Corp. et al.

Settlement Website: Costco Kirkland Coconut Oil Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Dahl Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Kirkland Signature Coconut Oil Settlement
c/o Dahl Administration
P.O. Box 3614
Minneapolis, MN 55403-0614

Tags: Claims Unsupported By Scientific Evidence, Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, False Health Claims