Monsanto Roundup Products 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:

Monsanto makes the weed killer Roundup. It is now paying just under $40 million to settle a class action alleging that the packaging for certain Roundup products contained a statement saying it “targets an enzyme found in plants but not in people or pets,” or the like. The complaint alleged false advertising, breach of warranty, and unjust enrichment.

Docket Number:

4:19-cv-00102-BP

Company: Monsanto Company

Filing Deadline: September 11, 2020

Objection Deadline: November 5, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: September 11, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: November 9, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide documentation, but you may be eligible for a larger award if you do.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you bought any of the products below, for personal or household use, during the class period for your state, and the product packaging contained the statement, “targets an enzyme found in plants but not in people or pets,” or a substantially similar statement.

- Roundup® Ready-to-Use Weed & Grass Killer III
- Roundup® Ready-to-Use Weed & Grass Killer Plus
- Roundup® Weed & Grass Killer Concentrate Plus
- Roundup® Weed & Grass Killer Super Concentrate

See the Appendices to find the class period dates for your state and other necessary information.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Approximately 10% of the price of the products purchased during the class period. Without proof of purchase, you may make a claim for one unit per household per year during your state’s class period, except for the largest Roundup Weed & Grass Killer Super Concentrate product, for which you may make a claim for one unit every two years. You may make a claim for more than these limits if you have proof of purchase. Final amounts of refunds will depend on the total amounts involved in the claims filed.

Total Settlement Amount: $39,550,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,500

Law Firms:
Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman PC
Richman Law Group

Claim Form: Monsanto Roundup Products Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Lisa Jones et al. v. Monsanto Company et al.

Settlement Website: Monsanto Roundup Products Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Postlethwaite & Netterville

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Jones v. Monsanto Co.
c/o Postlethwaite & Netterville
PO Box 2670
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
claims@RoundupWGKSettlement.com
1-833-909-2007

Tags: Breach of warranty, Deceptive Labels