LG Electronics Refrigerator No-Cooling Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

LG Electronics USA, Inc. is paying an unknown amount to settle two class actions against it. The complaints alleged that LG refrigerators have a defect in a compressor part that results in a loss of cooling and spoils property in the refrigerator (food, beverages, medicine); and also that LG provided inadequate warranty and repair service.

Docket Number:

2:19-cv-13554-MCA-MAH; 8:19-cv-00610-JLS-ADS

Company: LG Electronics USA Inc.

Filing Deadline: January 11, 2021

Class Period: January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2017

Objection Deadline: November 23, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: November 23, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: December 15, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need proof, but without it your reward will be limited to $450 (total for payments in various categories); with proof, you may apply for a payment of up to $6,000 (total for payments in various categories). A claim based on your replacement of your LG refrigerator after a no-cooling event must be supported by proof.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a US resident and bought from an authorized retailer, and not for resale, one of the covered models of LG refrigerators made between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2017. The covered models have serial numbers between 401********* and 712********* and appear on the list at https://angeion-public.s3.amazonaws.com/www.LGFridgeSettlement.com/docs/LG+Sosenko+SA+Ex+5+Covered+Models.pdf.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Without proof: Up to $450 (total in various categories of payments). With proof: Up to $6,000 (total in various categories of payments). Also, warranty extension. For more details, see the Notice at https://angeion-public.s3.amazonaws.com/www.LGFridgeSettlement.com/docs/LG+Long+Form+Notice+-+Web+Test.pdf.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,000

Law Firms:
Berger & Montague
Girard Sharp LLP

Claim Form: LG Electronics Refrigerator No-Cooling Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Bentley, et al. v. LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc.; Sosenko, et al. v. LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc.,

Settlement Website: LG Electronics Refrigerator No-Cooling Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

LG Fridge Settlement c/o Administrator
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Info@LGFridgeSettlement.com
(855) 918-4661

Tags: Defective Home Appliance, Refrigerator