Samsung Top-Load Washing Machine Settlement

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In re: Samsung Top-load Washing Machine Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation

United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

MDL Case No. 5:17-ml-2792-D

UPDATE: The claim filing deadline has passed. Submitted claims have been reviewed. Notice of Claim Denials were sent to claimants that the Settlement Administrator determined do not have a valid claim. Where these claims could be fixed, the Notice of Claim Denial provided instructions on how to cure the claim and by what date. The deadline to cure claims has now passed.  New claims refiled through the deficiency process are being reviewed. Notice of Claim Denials and notices approving claims will be sent to claimants once the Settlement Administrator completes its review. The Court held the Fairness Hearing on October 7, 2019.  The Court did not make a decision on final approval at the hearing. Please continue to check back for further updates.  

If you purchased certain Samsung top-load washing machines manufactured between March 2011 and October 2016, you may qualify to receive benefits under a class action settlement.  Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for further information.

YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT:

SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM BY August 6, 2019

This is the only way to get certain benefits described above, including for those that qualify and as provided by the Settlement, an Enhanced Minimum Recall Rebate, a Recall Repair Additional Benefit, and relief for a Top-Load Washer’s Top Separation or Drain Pump Failure that has occurred in the past. The claim deadline has passed.

EXCLUDE YOURSELF BY 
June 7, 2019

This is the only option that allows you to ever be part of another lawsuit against Defendants and/or Retailer Defendants about the legal claims resolved by this Settlement. If you exclude yourself from this Settlement, you will not be entitled to any of the benefits from this Settlement. The exclusion deadline has passed.

OBJECT BY June 7, 2019

This is the only way to tell the Court that you are unhappy with something about the Settlement. The objection deadline has passed.

ATTEND A HEARING ON October 7, 2019 AT 10:00am

The Court held a Fairness Hearing on October 7, 2019 to determine whether to grant final approval to the Settlement.  The Court did not make a decision on final approval at the hearing.

DO NOTHING

If you did nothing, you will not be allowed to receive certain benefits provided by the Settlement. You also will give up your right to ever sue Defendants and/or Retailer Defendants regarding the legal claims resolved by this Settlement if the Settlement is granted final approval.