Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Active: OpenCase Summary:
Thinx, Inc. will be paying at least $4 million and up to $5 million to settle a class action about its Thinx Period Underwear. The complaint made allegations about the presence of short-chain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the underwear, the Agion anti-microbial treatment, and the organic cotton line of the underwear.Docket Number:
Company: Thinx, Inc.
Filing Deadline: April 12, 2023
Class Period: November 12, 2016 to November 28, 2022
Objection Deadline: April 12, 2023
Exclusion Deadline: April 12, 2023
Final Approval Hearing: May 24, 2023Proof of Purchase:
You do not have to provide proof, but you may be able to make a larger claim if you do.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you are a natural person who bought, not for resale, any of the following Thinx Period Underwear in the US, between November 12, 2016 and November 28, 2022: Cotton Brief, Cotton Bikini, Cotton Thong, Sport, Hiphugger, Hi-Waist, Boyshort, French Cut, Cheeky, and Thong.Typical Settlement Amount:
Either cash reimbursement for pairs of Thinx underwear already purchased or a voucher to buy more pairs.
- Cash reimbursement, with proof of purchase: $7 for each purchase, of up to three pairs of Thinx Period Underwear. If you were sent a claim form, you may check it to see if Thinx has a record of your purchases.
- Cash reimbursement, without proof of purchase: $3.50 for each purchase, of up to three pairs of Thinx Period Underwear.
- Voucher: Instead of a cash reimbursement, a voucher for a discount of 35% of future purchases of Thinx Period Underwear, to be used on a single purchase of up to $150 (maximum discount $52.20). Valid for six months; for use on full-price, eligible products. May not be transferred or combined with any other offers, discounts, or promotions.
Total Settlement Amount: $4 million minimum; $5 million maximumClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Up to $2,500
Milberg Coleman Bryson Phillips Grossman, PLLC
Claim Form: Thinx Underwear Settlement Claim Form
Case Name: Dickens, et al. v. Thinx Inc.
Settlement Website: Thinx Underwear Settlement Website
Epiq Class Action & Claims Solutions Inc.
Dickens et al. v. Thinx Inc.
P.O. Box 3689
Portland, OR 97208-3689