WEN Hair Loss 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:

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that Guthy-Renker, LLC and WEN by Chaz Dean, Inc. designed, manufactured and sold WEN® Hair Care Products which allegedly cause certain users to suffer personal injury including hair loss, hair damage and and/or scalp irritation. Plaintiffs also asserted that statements made in connection with the marking of WEN® were untrue and misleading.

Docket Number:


Company: Guthy-Renker

Filing Deadline: April 28, 2017

Class Period: November 1, 2007 to September 19, 2016

Objection Deadline: February 10, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: February 10, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: June 5, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

Tier 1 claimants need no proof of purchase. Tier 2 claimants need to submit photographic evidence of hair loss, video testimony, medical records, or a video testimony from a hair stylist or witness.


All purchasers or users of WEN® in the United States or its territories between November 1, 2007 and September 19, 2016 are eligible to be class members.  There are two tiers of claimants, one for those who just purchased a WEN® product and another for those with documented adverse reactions.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Tier 1 claimants can claim $25, Tier 2 claimants can claim up to $20,000.

Total Settlement Amount: $26,250,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca
Johnson and Johnson LLP
Varnell Warwick PA

Claim Form: File a Claim

Case Name: Friedman, et al. v. Guthy-Renker et al.

Settlement Website: WEN® Hair Care Class Action | Official Settlement WebSite

Claims Administrator:
Dahl Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

BY EMAIL:info@WENClassSettlement.comBY

MAIL:WEN Settlement Administrator
c/o Dahl Administration
PO Box 3614
Minneapolis, MN 55403-0614

BY TELEPHONE:1-888-247-5266

Tags: Defective Product, Personal Care Product