JCI Copper Coils 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 plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that JCI manufactures and sells air conditioning systems and heat pump systems, including air handlers and packaged HVAC units, containing defective copper evaporator coils and copper condenser coils that corrode and leak refrigerant. 

Docket Number:


Company: Johnson Controls

Class Period: January 1, 2008 to November 22, 2016

Objection Deadline: March 7, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: March 7, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: March 23, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

Claimants must provide proof of purchase of the unit, and for those who have suffered damages proof of those costs.


This settlements includes those in the United States who during the time period from January 1, 2008 to November 22, 2016 purchased an uncoated York, Fraser-Johnston, Luxaire, Coleman, Evcon, Guardian, Champion, or Dayton brand copper evaporator coil or copper condenser coil manufactured and sold by JCI or any of its Affiliates, separately or as part of a split system or packaged residential air handler, condensing unit, or HVAC unit, that is covered by the original limited five year warranty or extended ten year warranty.  Eligible class members must file claims either 120 days after the final settlement hearing or 120 days after their copper piping fails.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Claimants will receive $75 - $1,100 depending on the extent of damages incurred.

Total Settlement Amount:

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Berger & Montague
Greg Coleman Law PC
Kohn Swift & Graf

Claim Form: JCI Copper Coils Class Action Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Dickerson, et al. v. York International Corporation, et al.

Settlement Website: Dickerson, et al. v. York International Corporation, et al.

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Dickerson v. York International Corporation
Settlement Administrator
1801 Market Street, Suite 660
Philadelphia, PA 19103



Tags: Air Conditioners, Home Defects