Remington Rifle Defective Trigger 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:

This lawsuit alleges that certian Remington guns have defective triggers that can cause accidental discharge and death.  The class action lawsuit claims that trigger mechanisms with a component part known as a trigger connector are defectively designed and can result in accidental discharges without the trigger being pulled. 

Docket Number:

4:13-cv-00086-ODS

Company: Remington Outdoor Company

Filing Deadline: July 17, 2017

Class Period: May 1, 2006 to April 9, 2014

Objection Deadline: October 5, 2015

Exclusion Deadline: October 5, 2015

Final Approval Hearing: December 14, 2015

Proof of Purchase:

No, but you must input the serial number of your fireman to qualify for the settlement.

Eligibility:

All current owners of Remington Model 700, Seven, Sportsman 78, 673, 710, 715, 770, 600, 660, XP-100, 721, 722, and 725 firearms containing a Remington trigger mechanism that utilizes a trigger connector; and

All current owners of Remington Model 700 and Model Seven rifles containing an X-Mark Pro trigger mechanism manufactured from May 1, 2006 to April 9, 2014, who did not participate in the voluntary X-Mark Pro product recall prior to April 14, 2015; and

All current and former owners of Remington Model 700 and Model Seven rifles who replaced their rifle’s original Walker trigger mechanism at their own cost with an X-Mark Pro trigger mechanism.

Claim forms must be received no later than 18 months following the Effective Date. The Effective Date and the deadline for filing claims will be posted at www.remingtonfirearmsclassactionsettlement.com when they are known. The deadline for filing a claim form will not be before July 1, 2017.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Members can: (1) have their trigger mechanism retrofitted with a new X-Mark Pro or other connectorless trigger mechanism at no cost to the class members; (2) receive a voucher code for Remington products redeemable at Remington’s online store; and/or (3) be refunded the money they spent to replace their Model 700 or Seven’s original Walker trigger mechanism with an X-mark pro trigger mechanism

Total Settlement Amount: $12,500,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$2,500 per representative

Law Firms:
Holland Groves Schneller & Stolze
Lanier Law Firm
Levin Sedran & Berman
Neblett Beard & Arsenault

Claim Form:

Case Name: Ian Pollard v. Remington Arms Company, LLC

Settlement Website:

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Angeion Group
Attn: Remington Claims
Suite 660, 1801 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
1-800-876-5940

Tags: Defective Product, Gun