Monarch Decking Warranty 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 the Green Tree Composites violated federal and state laws by selling composite decking carrying the “Monarch” brand label throughout the United States with a 20-year warranty, and then failing to honor that warranty. They also contend that Monarch decking is defective and prone to suffer from many of the defects that the 20-year warranty should cover.

Docket Number:


Company: Green Tree Composites

Filing Deadline: December 22, 2016

Objection Deadline: December 2, 2016

Exclusion Deadline: December 2, 2016

Final Approval Hearing: February 14, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

For Tier 1, claimants must provide proof of purchase, proof of property ownership, and a photo ID. For Tier 2, claimants must provide photo of themselves with product, photo ID, and evidence of property ownership.


All individuals and entities in the United States who, through the date of entry of judgement, purchased any Monarch Product, or who were transferred ownership of the product or structures built using the product are eligible to receive a payment.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Settlements will be distributed in a pro rata share based upon the number of valid claims filed

Total Settlement Amount: $470,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
The Smith Law Firm LLC

Claim Form: Online Claim Filing

Case Name: Mark A. Stolzenburg v. Green Tree Composites, L.L.C., et al.

Settlement Website: Monarch Decking Settlement

Claims Administrator:
Dahl Administration, LLC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

TELEPHONE: 1-888-627-6030
EMAIL: info@monarchdeckingsettlement.com
MAIL: Monarch Decking Settlement
c/o Dahl Administration
PO Box 3614
Minneapolis, MN 55403-0614

Tags: Defective Decking, Home Defects, Your Home