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:
InSinkErator has chosen to settle a class action alleging that certain of its InSinkErator F-201 hot water filters, designed to be used with instant hot water dispenser systems, could crack and leak water, possibly causing property damage.Docket Number:
Filing Deadline: December 31, 2020
Objection Deadline: January 22, 2018
Exclusion Deadline: January 22, 2018
Final Approval Hearing: February 6, 2018Proof of Purchase:
Documentation needed for cash awards or property damage reimbursement.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if, as of January 22, 2018, you own or rent a home in the US that contains an InSinkErator F-201 Instant Hot Water Dispenser Filtration System and an old filter. Old filters were manufactured from 2001 through January 31, 2011. See the Notice to identify the type of system and decipher the markings on the filter that tell its age. Property damage must be experienced between January 18, 2018 and September 30, 2020.
You are not eligible if
- You experienced the property damage on or before January 22, 2018, or
- You initiated a different lawsuit in connection with old filters and the same problem.
You must choose one: (1) Replacment: One replacement filter for each old one possessed, up to three; or a cash award of $15 per old filter possessed, up to three. (2) Property damage: A percentage of property damage expenses. See table in Notice. Amounts may be adjusted up or down.
Total Settlement Amount: $3,800,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Lite Deplama Greenberg
McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP
Case Name: Richard Desio et al. v. InSinkErator et al.
Settlement Website: InSinkErator F-201 Instant Hot Water Filter Settlement Website
F-201 Water Filter Settlement Program
c/o BrownGreer PLC
P.O. Box 25487
Richmond, VA 23260
1-833-FILTER5 (1-833-345-8375) Toll-Free