Hew Hawaii Sea Restaurant Hepatitis A Class Action 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:

The plaintiff in this lawsuit alleges that New Hawaii Restaurant exposed its customers to the Hepatitis A virus by serving food and drink contaminated with the virus.

Docket Number:

13 - 23545

Company: New Hawaii Sea Restaurant

Filing Deadline: December 16, 2016

Class Period: September 7, 2013 to September 19, 2013

Objection Deadline: December 16, 2016

Exclusion Deadline: December 16, 2016

Final Approval Hearing: January 13, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

Must provide name and location of facility where vaccination was received.


All persons who meet the following requirements are eligible to be a class member:

  • consumed food or drink between September 7, 2013 and September 19, 2013 at the Hawaii Sea Restaurant, located at 1475 Williamsbridge Road in the Bronx, NY, or were exposed to someone who had done so, and
  • subsequently obtained a blood test and immune globulin (“IG”) or Hepatitis A virus (“HAV”) vaccination shot within thirty days after eating at the Restaurant. 
Typical Settlement Amount:

Class members will receive a pro rata share of the total settlement amount based upon how many valid claim forms are submitted.

Total Settlement Amount: $200,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Law Firms:
Marler Clark LLP PS
Underberg and Kessler LLP

Claim Form: Claim Form

Case Name: Teshieda A. Williams vs. New Hawaii Sea Restaurant

Settlement Website: Notice to Patrons of New Hawaii Sea Restaurant, Bronx, NY

Claims Administrator:
The Notice Company, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

The Notice Company
New Hawaii Hepatitis Class Action
P. O. Box 778
Hingham, MA 02043


Tags: Exposure to Disease, Your Health