GE Microwaves with Shattering Glass 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:

General Electric Company is settling a class action alleging that certain of its GE-brand microwaves have a defect that leads to the spontaneous shattering of the glass in their doors. The problem involves GE Profile or GE Monogram brand microwaves with certain serial numbers.

Docket Number:


Company: General Electric Company

Filing Deadline: October 14, 2020

Class Period: January 1, 1995 to January 15, 2020

Objection Deadline: June 15, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: June 15, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: July 16, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

If you want to make a claim for a shattered or broken microwave door, you must provide proof of the breakage, such as a clear photograph of the damage. If you want the $5 payment, you must provide proof of ownership of one of the microwaves at issue. No proof is necessary to receive the $5 rebate on the purchase of a new GE microwave.


You may be eligible if you bought or owned a Ge Profile or GE Monogram microwave oven, at any time between January 1, 1995 and January 15, 2020, for which the model number begins with JEB1090, JEB 1095, ZMC1090, or ZMC1095.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: (1) Broken or shattered door: with proof, payment of up to $300. (2) No breakage, but you still own the microwave: with proof of ownership, payment of $5. (3) No breakage or you no longer own the microwave: certificate for $5 rebate on the purchase of a new GE microwave.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Izard Kindall and Raabe LLP
Tycko Zavareei

Claim Form: GE Microwaves with Shattering Glass Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Glen Grayson, et al. v. General Electric Company

Settlement Website: GE Microwaves with Shattering Glass Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Grayson v. GE Settlement Administrator
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 6727
Portland, OR 97228-6727

Tags: Breaking or Shattering Glass, Defective Home Appliance, Microwave Oven