Welspun Egyptian and Pima Cotton 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:

Welspun USA, Inc., Welspun India Limited, and Welspun Global Brands Limited are settling a class action alleging that they improperly labeled certain of their products as being made from Egyptian cotton or pima cotton. The products at issue include, but are not limited to, the items listed in Exhibit C to the Settlement Agreement.

Docket Number:

19-L-0391

Company: Welspun Global Brands Limited

Filing Deadline: November 27, 2019

Class Period: January 1, 2012 to July 2, 2019

Objection Deadline: October 11, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: October 11, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: October 28, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

No proof of purchase is required, but more is paid for claims with proof of purchase.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you bought any of the Subject Products, for non-commercial use and not for resale, between January 1, 2012 and July 2, 2019, in the US or any of its territories.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Tier 1 (with proof of purchase): up to $2.30 per towel or pillowcase, up to $9.20 for other items. Tier 2 (no proof of purchase): up to $1.15 per towel or pillowcase, $4.60 per other item, with a $10.35 household limit. Tier 3 (those who have already received a refund): voucher for 10% discount or $5 off a purchase through certain online sites.

Total Settlement Amount: $36,000,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$750

Law Firm:
Steckler Gresham Cochran PLLC

Claim Form: Welspun Egyptian and Pima Cotton Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Hansen-Mitchell, et al. v. Welspun USA, Inc., et al.

Settlement Website: Welspun Egyptian and Pima Cotton Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Hansen-Mitchell, et al. v. Welspun USA Inc., et al.
c/o Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 58727
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8727
1-844-271-4781

Tags: Deceptive Advertising, Deceptive Labels, Mislabeling of Materials as Higher-Quality Materials