Pocket Hose Defect 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 violations of consumer protection and warranty laws, and claim that Telebrands made false and misleading statements in connection with the marketing and sale of certain “Pocket Hose” models of expandable garden hoses.  These products were marketed as "durable," "rugged," and "tough," yet tend to burst and rupture when used as advertised.

Docket Number:


Company: Telebrands

Filing Deadline: February 10, 2017

Class Period: January 31, 2014 to November 4, 2016

Objection Deadline: February 20, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: February 20, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: March 3, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

None required, but without proof of purchase claimants will only receive $7 total.


You are a Class Member if you purchased any of the following Class Products between January 31, 2014 and November 4, 2016:

  • “Pocket Top Brass II” 
  • “Pocket Hose Top Brass”
  • “Pocket Hose Dura Rib II"
  • “Pocket Hose Dura Rib”
  • “Pocket Hose Ultra”
  • the “Pocket Hose”
Typical Settlement Amount:

Settlement shares will range between $7 and $50 depending on which product is being claimed and whether or not the claimant provides proof of purchase.

Total Settlement Amount:

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Gibbons PC
Vozzolo LLC

Claim Form: Pocket Hose Claim Form

Case Name: Stephen Inocencio, et al. v. Telebrands

Settlement Website: Pocket Hose Settlement

Claims Administrator:
Digital Settlements Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Telebrands' Products Litigation Administrator
P.O. Box 1571
West Palm Beach, FL 33402

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Untrue Product Claims