Premarin, Prempro, Premphase California 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:

Wyeth, Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is settling a class action against it with a $200 million payment. The complaint alleged that Wyeth violated California laws by making false or misleading representations about the drugs Premarin, Prempro, and Premphase, including (a) that the medications lowered cardiovascular, Alzheimer’s, and dementia risks, and (b) that the medications did not increase the risk of breast cancer.

Docket Number:

03cv2496

Company: Wyeth Inc.

Filing Deadline: September 1, 2020

Class Period: January 1, 1995 to January 31, 2003

Objection Deadline: July 14, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: July 14, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: August 14, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

No proof is required at this time if you choose Option 1. Proof is required if you choose Option 2.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if
- You lived in California between January 1995 and January 2003;
- You bought Premarin, Prempro, or Premphase in California between those dates; and
- You are not claiming any personal injury from using Premarin, Prempro, or Premphase.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Reimbursement of out-of-pocket costs to buy the drugs. Option 1: flat payment of $458.64, the average of out-of-pocket cost of Premarin, Prempro, or Premphase between January 1995 and January 2003, multiplied by 24 months, adjusted for inflation. Requires sworn statement and information. Option 2: $19.11 for each month you bought Premarin, Prempro, or Premphase between January 1995 and January 2003, up to 97 months or $1,853.67. Requires proof of purchase.

Total Settlement Amount: $200 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$30,000

Law Firms:
Beasley Allen Crow Methvin Portis & Miles PC
Gary Holt & Associates PA
Rushall & McGeever

Claim Form: Premarin, Prempro, Premphase California Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Krueger v. Wyeth, Inc. et al

Settlement Website: Premarin, Prempro, Premphase California Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Rust Consulting, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

California Hormone Replacement Therapy Class – 6900
c/o Rust Consulting
PO Box 540
Minneapolis MN 55440-0540
1-888-356-0158

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Pharmaceuticals