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:
The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that Millennium mislabeled their GT’s Kombucha products by
- Using the term “antioxidant” on the labels of the products despite the fact that the products do not contain antioxidants,
- Labeling and advertising GT’s Enlightened Kombucha and Enlightened Synergy products as non-alcoholic when the fermentation of the products allegedly causes the products to contain more than the amount of alcohol permitted for non-alcoholic beverages, and
- Understating the sugar content of the products and failing to include added sugar as a listed ingredient despite the fact that the products allegedly contain sugar as an added ingredient.
The plaintiffs also allege that Whole Foods violated the law by reselling the GT’s Kombucha products allegedly mislabeled by Millennium.Docket Number:
Company: Millennium Products
Filing Deadline: May 30, 2017
Class Period: March 11, 2011 to February 27, 2017
Objection Deadline: July 3, 2017
Exclusion Deadline: July 3, 2017
Final Approval Hearing: July 31, 2017Proof of Purchase:
Not required, but claimants with proof of purchase can claim up to $60 while claimants without proof of purchase can claim up to $35.Eligibility:
This settlement includes all persons in the United States and its territories who bought at least one or more of the GT’s Kombucha products from March 11, 2011 through February 27, 2017.Typical Settlement Amount:
Claimants with proof up purchase can claim for up to $60 in cash or vouchers while claimants without proof of purchase can claim up to $35.
Total Settlement Amount: $8,250,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Bursor & Fisher
Claim Form: Claim Form
Case Name: Retta, et al. v. Millennium Products Inc., et al.
Settlement Website: Retta et al. v. Millennium Products et al.
Millennium Settlement Claims Administrator
c/o Angeion Group
1801 Market Street, Suite 660
Philadelphia, PA 19103