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PricewaterhouseCoopers Age Discrimination Reserve Fund Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

The original complaint for this age discrimination class action alleged that PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC) discriminated in its hiring against people over forty. PwC settled the class action back in 2020 and paid an initial round of claims in 2021. At issue now is a $300,000 reserve fund, meant to compensate persons who applied for certain positions at PwC, during a fifteen-month Reserve Period after the final approval of the settlement, who also believe they were not hired by PwC because of age discrimination.

Docket Number:

16-cv-02276-JST

Company: PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Filing Deadline: September 10, 2022

Class Period: March 10, 2021 to June 10, 2022

Objection Deadline: December 22, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: December 22, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: January 27, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You must file a Reserve Fund Claim Form if you wish to make a claim. You do not need to provide proof.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if, between March 10, 2021 and June 10, 2022, you applied in good faith to PricewaterhouseCoopers for a covered position for which you were qualified, you were not hired during that period, and you believe you were not hired because of age discrimination. The covered positions include full-time Associate, Experienced Associate, and Senior Associate positions in PwC’s Tax and Assurance lines of service.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Reserve Fund Claims will be assessed by Class Counsel, who will allocate awards of from $0 to $10,000, based on their merits.

Total Settlement Amount: Reserve Fund $300,000; Total Settlement fund $11,625,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,000-$20,000

Law Firms:
Liu Law Firm, PC, The
Outten and Golden LLP

Claim Form: PricewaterhouseCoopers Reserve Fund Claim Form

Case Name: Rabin v. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Settlement Website: PricewaterhouseCoopers Age Discrimination Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Rabin v. PricewaterhouseCoopers Settlement Administrator
c/o JND Legal Administration
P.O. Box 91209
Seattle, WA 98111
Info@PwCApplicantCase.com
877-545-0239

Tags: Age Discrimination, Civil Rights, Employment Discrimination