Maxwell and Yuban Number of Cups 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:

Kraft Heinz Foods Company is paying $16 million to settle a class action claiming it labeled its Maxwell and Yuban coffees in a false, misleading, and deceptive manner. The complaint alleged that containers of the coffees were advertised and labeled as containing enough coffee to make a certain number of cups, when they actually contained too little coffee to do so.

Docket Number:


Company: Kraft Heinz Company

Filing Deadline: May 18, 2021

Class Period: August 27, 2015 to January 18, 2021

Objection Deadline: April 7, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: April 7, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: June 21, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to have proof of purchase to make a claim, but you can make a claim for more products and a larger award if you do.


You may be eligible if you live in the US and bought any of the coffee products, for personal use, between August 27, 2015 and January 18, 2021. For a list of coffee products involved, see the List of Products at http://www.groundcoffeesettlement.com/DocumentHandler.ashx?DocPath=/Documents/Exhibit_F_List_of_Products.pdf.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Up to 80 cents per unit purchased. Tier 1, with no proof of purchase: Up to a maximum of six units per household or $4.80 maximum. Tier 2, with proof of purchase for each unit claimed: Up to a maximum of $25.

Only one claim, in either Tier 1 or Tier 2, can be submitted per household. Final amounts may be less, depending on the total number of products claimed.

Total Settlement Amount: $16,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Law Office of L. DeWayne Layfield, PLLC
Law Offices of Howard W. Rubinstein
Southern Atlantic Law Group PLLC

Claim Form: Maxwell and Yuban Number of Cups Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Ferron v. Kraft Heinz Foods Company

Settlement Website: Maxwell and Yuban Number of Cups Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Ferron v. Kraft Heinz Foods Company Settlement
c/o Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 189
Warminster, PA 18974-0189

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Misrepresentation of Production or Capacity