Protein Solutions Noxious Odor 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:

Protein Solutions, LLC (now called LinkOne Protein, LLC) is paying a little short of a million dollars to settle a class action about its industrial protein processing plant in Joplin, Missouri. According to the complaint, the plant emitted bad odors into the surrounding areas because of the conduct of Protein Solutions.

Docket Number:


Company: Protein Solutions, LLC

Filing Deadline: October 5, 2020

Class Period: March 15, 2014

Objection Deadline: September 19, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: September 19, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: October 6, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

You must supply proof of identity and proof of residency in the area at issue.


You may be eligible if you
- Are an owner or occupier of residential property within a two-mile radius of the Joplin, MO plant at any time between March 15, 2014 and the present, or
- Are an owner or occupier of residential property who submitted a residential data sheet to the class counsel for this case about the odors or emissions from the plant on or before April 15, 2020.
If the court approves the settlement, the class period will end on the date the approval of the settlement becomes final and non-appealable.
For a map of the class area, see https://www.ldclassaction.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/615/2020/08/Protein-Class-Boundary-Map.pdf.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Equal share of the net settlement fund. Final amount depends on the number of valid claims received and the amounts deducted for attorneys and other costs.

Total Settlement Amount: $975, 000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Liddle & Dubin PC

Claim Form: Protein Solutions Noxious Odor Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: https://www.ldclassaction.com/class-action/protein-solutions-llc-settlement/

Settlement Website: Protein Solutions Noxious Odor Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Liddle & Dubin, PC

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Liddle & Dubin P.C.
Attn: Protein Solutions Claim Forms
975 E. Jefferson Ave.
Detroit, MI 48207
(800) 536-0045

Tags: Bad Odor, Environmental, Environmental Pollution