Rossi Revolvers Firing When Dropped 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:

Forjas Taurus, SA and BrazTech International LC are settling a class action alleging that their Rossi revolvers are defective. The complaint claimed that the revolvers sometimes fire when dropped. The companies had issued a warning about this in September 2018, but they have now accepted a settlement requiring them to inspect the guns and repair them, among other things.

Docket Number:


Company: Forjas Taurus

Filing Deadline: October 22, 2020

Class Period: August 27, 2019

Objection Deadline: July 15, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: July 15, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: December 17, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

You must attest on the claim form that you owned the revolver on March 15, 2019, but no proof is required.


You may be eligible if you are an individual in the US, or its territories or possessions, who owned a class revolver on March 15, 2019. The class revolvers are Rossi brand revolvers, models R35102, R35202, R85104, R97206, R97104, R46202, R46102, which were made by Forjas Taurus during the Class Period, as indicated by the serial number stamped on the frame of the revolvers beginning with the letters Y, Z, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, or K.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: (a) Enhanced Warranty, (b) the ability to send your revolver in for inspection, repair if necessary, certification, and cleaning, free of charge, and (c) $50 inconvenience payment. For more information, see the Notice at https://www.rossirevolversettlement.com/Content/Documents/Notice.pdf.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Badham & Buck LLC
Brockwell Smith LLC
Varnell Warwick PA

Claim Form: Rossi Revolvers Firing When Dropped Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Burrow et al. v. Forjas Taurus S.A. et al.

Settlement Website: Rossi Revolvers Firing When Dropped Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Rossi Revolver Settlement Administrator
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 3230
Portland, OR 97208-3230

Tags: Defective Product, Firearms, Gun