Ocean Pointe Haseko Homes 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:

This class action, which alleges that homes in the Ocean Pointe Project, in the District of Ewa, Hawaii, have defects, has resulted in three separate settlements. The defects include brass plumbing fittings, alleged not to comply with building and plumbing codes, and hurricane straps that attach the frame of a home to its concrete foundation, alleged to be defective.

Docket Number:

09-1-2834-12; 09-1-1932-08 (RAN); 09-1-2691-11 (RAN)

Company: Haseko Homes Inc.

Filing Deadline: July 12, 2016

Objection Deadline: May 29, 2015

Exclusion Deadline: May 29, 2015

Final Approval Hearing: June 12, 2015

Proof of Purchase:

Must be the owner of a home in the Ocean Pointe Project, District of Ewa, on the date the court enters Final Orders and Judgments.

Eligibility:

There are three separate settlement classes. To be a member of any of the three classes, you must own a home in the Ocean Pointe Project on the date the court enters Final Orders and Judgments.

  • You may be a member of the PEX class if your Ocean Pointe Project home was constructed with brass plumb fittings in its crosslinked polyethylene water distribution system (PEX system).
  • You may be a member of the Hurricane Straps Class if your Ocean Pointe Project home has hurricane straps and was built on or after November 18, 1999.
  • You may be a member of the Hurricane Straps Repose Class if your Ocean Pointe Project home has hurricane straps and was built before November 18, 1999.

See the three separate Class Notices at https://eclaim.kccllc.net/caclaimforms/hks/notice.aspx for further information. 

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies according to class. PEX class members: Payment of $2,000. Hurricane straps class members: Repair of hurricane straps and replacement of defective straps with an anchor bolt system. Hurricane straps repose class members: Payment of $5,000.

Total Settlement Amount: PEX: $7,394,089; Hurricane Straps and Hurricane Straps Respose: $28,223,023

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Kasdan LippSmith Weber Turner LLP
Law Office of Glenn K. Sato
Law Offices of Melvin Y. Agena

Claim Form: Ocean Pointe Haseko Homes Settlement Verification Form

Case Name: Kai v. Haseko Homes, Inc.; Charles v. Haseko Homes; Alvarez v. Haseko Homes, Inc.

Settlement Website: Ocean Pointe Haseko Homes Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Kurtzman Carson Consultants

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Ocean Pointe Claims Administrator

Kurtzman Carson Consultants

P.O. Box 43347

Providence, RI 02940-3347 

Tags: Plumbing Defects, Your Home