Utz and Bachman Products “All Natural” 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:

Utz Quality Foods, Inc. is settling a class action alleging that it falsely marketed Utz and Bachman products as being “all natural.” The complaint alleged that they products actually contained ingredients that were heavily processed, chemical, synthetic, artificial, or derived from genetically modified substances (GMO).

Docket Number:


Company: Utz Quality Foods Inc.

Filing Deadline: July 28, 2019

Class Period: December 30, 2010 to March 30, 2019

Objection Deadline: June 13, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: June 13, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: September 13, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide proof of purchase.


You may be eligible if you bought and of the eligible products in the US between December 30, 2010 and March 30, 2019.

The eligible products include all sizes and flavors of these items:

  • Utz Branded Potato Chips 
  • Utz Branded Baked Potato Chips 
  • Utz Branded Pretzels 
  • Utz Branded Popcorn 
  • Utz Branded Tortillas 
  • Utz Branded Snack Mixes 
  • Utz Branded Salsas and Utz Dips 
  • Utz Branded Cheese and Extruded Snacks 
  • Utz Branded Pork Rinds 
  • Bachman Branded Pretzels 
  • Bachman Branded Potato Chips
  • Bachman Branded Tortilla Chips and Corn Chips 
  • Bachman Branded Cheese Snacks 
  • Bachman Branded Popcorn 
  • Bachman Branded Salsa 
Typical Settlement Amount:

Two dollars per item, up to $20 per household.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,250,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Ahdoot & Wolfson

Claim Form: Utz and Bachman Products “All Natural” Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: DiFrancesco, et al. v. Utz Quality Foods, Inc.

Settlement Website: Utz and Bachman Products “All Natural” Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

UTZ Settlement Administrator
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(855) 639-2983


Tags: All Natural Claims, Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels