McCormick Perfect Pinch and Gourmet Seasoning Products Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

McCormick & Company, Inc. is settling a class action against it involving its labeling and marketing of certain Perfect Pinch and Gourmet seasoning products. The complaint alleged that the claims that the products were “Natural” or “All Natural” were false or misleading. The products include

  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Fiesta Citrus Seasoning
  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Mexican Seasoning
  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Rotisserie Chicken Seasoning
  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Southwest Seasoning
  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Roasted Garlic and Bell Pepper Seasoning
  • McCormick Perfect Pinch Savory All Purpose
  • McCormick Gourmet Bourbon Spiced Pork – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
  • McCormick Gourmet Creamy Parmesan and Sun Dried Tomato Penne – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
  • McCormick Gourmet Garlic & White Wine Chicken Scaloppine – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
  • McCormick Gourmet Herbes de Provence Chicken and Potatoes – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
  • McCormick Gourmet Smoked Paprika Chicken Taco – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
  • McCormick Gourmet Smoked Sausage & Pepper Creole Jambalaya – Recipe and Seasoning Mix
Docket Number:


Company: McCormick

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: January 1, 2013 to September 23, 2021

Objection Deadline: December 21, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: December 21, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: January 11, 2022

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need proof of purchase, but you may be able to make a larger claim if you have it.


You may be eligible if you are a person or entity living in the US or its territories who bought any of the products at issue in the US, for household use or personal consumption and not for resale, between January 1, 2013 and September 23, 2021.

For images of the products, see https://angeion-public.s3.amazonaws.com/www.McCormickSettlement.com/docs/McCormick+-+Exhibit+D+Products+(FINAL+5.7).pdf

The deadline to submit a claim is ninety days after final approval of the settlement. (If the settlement is approved on the final approval hearing date, and there are no appeals, the claim deadline will be April 11, 2022.)

Typical Settlement Amount:

Without proof of purchase: $1 per product, up to a maximum of 15 products. With proof of purchase: $1 per product, with no maximum. Final amount may be higher or lower, depending on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $3,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Eggnatz Lopatin & Pascucci
Reese LLP

Claim Form: McCormick Seasoning Products Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Holve v. McCormick & Company, Inc.

Settlement Website: McCormick Seasoning Products Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Holve v. McCormick Settlement
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tags: All Natural Claims, Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels