Settlement Structure: Claims Made
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:
Schwabe North America, Inc. and Nature’s Way Products, LLC are settling a class action claiming they engaged in false advertising of their Ginkgold Advanced Ginkgo Extract and Ginkgold Max Advanced Ginkgo Extract. The complaint alleged that the companies advertised that the products provided cognitive health benefits that they do not actually provide, thus violating consumer protection laws.Docket Number:
5:15-cv-01358 VAP (SP)
Company: Schwabe North America Inc.
Filing Deadline: February 24, 2021
Class Period: July 7, 2011 to October 1, 2020
Objection Deadline: December 28, 2020
Exclusion Deadline: December 28, 2020
Final Approval Hearing: January 25, 2021Proof of Purchase:
You do not need proof to make a claim for up to three purchases of the products. If you do have proof of purchase, you may make a claim for more.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you bought Ginkgold or Ginkgold Max, for personal use,
- in California between July 7, 2011 to October 1, 2020, or
- elsewhere in the US between January 1, 2016 and October 1, 2020.
Reimbursement for purchase price of the products you bought, estimated at $18 or $33 per product. Without proof of purchase: Up to three products. With proof of purchase: Actual number of products purchased within the class period. Final amounts depend on the number of valid claims received.
Total Settlement Amount: $3,375,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Up to $5,000
Blood Hurst & O’Reardon LLP
Case Name: Sonner v. Schwabe North America, Inc. et al.
Settlement Website: Ginkgold Ginkgo Extract Claims Settlement Website
JND Legal Administration
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91231
Seattle, WA 98111