Class action settlements: You could qualify for cash back
Do you qualify for money in any of these class action lawsuits?
Sam’s Club has reached a $6 million class action settlement resolving allegations that it wasn’t honoring its own Freshness Guarantee which states: “Refunds on Fresh Product will follow the 200% guarantee: Double the Member’s money back OR refund of the original purchase price and replacement of the item.” If you purchased certain Fresh Products at an AZ Sam’s Club between September 11, 2008 and November 9, 2017, you may be eligible to receive a gift card with a projected value of $10. The deadline to file a claim is March 26, 2018.
Were you in a car accident in a GM vehicle, including a Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Oldsmobile, Pontiac or Saturn? Did the airbag fail to deploy? If so, you may be entitled to compensation due to GM’s alleged failure to issue timely recalls over a dangerous GM ignition switch defect that causes vehicles to shut down when the switch accidentally moves to the “off” position. If you were injured in a car accident due to one of these GM recalls, you may have a legal claim.
24 Hour Fitness has reached a class action settlement over claims it raised the lifetime membership renewal fee for some members despite promising that the annual fee would remain the same for the rest of the member’s life. If you enrolled in or updated a 24 Hour Fitness Prepaid Membership on or after April 1, 2006 and were still enrolled in a prepaid membership as of April 1, 2015, you may qualify to receive a refund or reduced fees. The deadline to file a claim to receive these benefits is February 26, 2018.
Were you or a loved one diagnosed with cervical cancer after receiving a normal Pap smear test result? Due to human error by lab technicians in reading Pap test results, some women are misdiagnosed as not having cancer even though pre-cancer cells are present. By the time they have a follow-up Pap, they are in full-blown stage 3 or stage 4 cancer. If you were diagnosed with cervical cancer, or if your loved one died of cervical cancer, and a medical lab failed to identify the cancer on a Pap smear test, you may have a legal claim.
Did you use a wireless ADT home security system between 2009 and 2016? You may be eligible to claim up to $45 from a class action settlement. ADT has reached a $16 million settlement resolving allegations that its wireless home security systems used unencrypted wireless communications systems that rendered them vulnerable to being hacked. They accused ADT of failing to disclose this vulnerability to purchasers of ADT wireless home security systems. The claim filing deadline is February 26, 2018.
Have you or a loved one suffered cardiovascular or circulatory issues after taking the chemotherapy drug Tasigna to treat chronic myeloid leukemia? You may have a legal claim. More than a dozen studies across the world have linked this popular cancer drug to the life-threatening risk of atherosclerosis, which can cause peripheral arterial disease. Lawsuits are being prepared now by patients who were never warned of these risks and suffered complications from the drug.
Consumers who purchased Roundup Weed & Grass Killer Concentrate Plus or Roundup Weed & Grass Killer Super Concentrate may be entitled to a cash refund of $11 to $53 per product purchased, up to a maximum of 20 items. Monsanto has agreed to a $21.5 million settlement resolving lawsuits alleging the Roundup products were advertised as having the ability to create more spray than they actually could. Arizona Class Members include those who purchased Roundup Concentrate products on or after April 5, 2016. The deadline to file is April 17, 2018.
Did you receive a surprise medical bill from an out-of-network doctor after being treated at an in-network hospital? You may be entitled to compensation. Surprise medical bills from out-of-network doctors average more than $622, according to a study from the Yale School of Public Health and the Yale School of Management. Lawsuits are being filed now against hospitals and independent service providers who failed to prevent patients from receiving surprise medical bills.
Jewelry company Lia Sophia has agreed to a $6.7 million class action settlement that benefits both customers and company sales advisors. The company suddenly shut down its direct sales business in February 2015. Lia Sophia continued to offer merchandise online but allegedly stopped honoring its lifetime replacement guarantee. The claim form deadline is April 9, 2018.
Did you buy Align probiotic between March 1, 2009 and June 6, 2016? You may be able to get up to $49.26 from a class action settlement! Procter & Gamble has agreed to pay $30 million to resolve a lawsuit accusing the company of falsely advertising that Align has “clinically proven” digestive health benefits. No proof of purchase required. The deadline to file a claim is May 16, 2018.