Trader Joe’s Tuna Settlement
A lawsuit filed in opposition to Trader Joe’s claims the grocery store bought underfilled 5 oz. cans of tuna in violation of state and federal legislation.
Trader Joe’s denies that it, or the provider of the Trader Joe’s Tuna Merchandise, did something incorrect, and as an alternative asserts that the Trader Joe’s Tuna Merchandise had been precisely crammed and labeled. The Court docket has not made any ruling on the factual allegations within the lawsuit.
The Court docket hasn’t determined whether or not the Defendants or the Plaintiff are right. As an alternative, the events agreed to a Proposed Settlement to keep away from the expense and dangers of constant the lawsuit. Trader Joe’s is settling on the request of the provider that gives the Trader Joe’s Tuna Merchandise to Trader Joe’s.
All individuals in the US of America who, from January 5, 2012 by means of March 2, 2020, bought a number of cans of the Trader Joe’s Tuna Merchandise.
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These are the eligible merchandise:
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Albacore Tuna in Water Salt Added,
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Albacore Tuna in Water Half Salt,
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Albacore Tuna in Water No Salt Added,
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Albacore Tuna in Olive Oil Salt Added,
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Skipjack Tuna in Water With Sea Salt,
- 5 oz. Trader Joe’s Yellowfin Tuna in Olive Oil Strong Mild.
The Settlement supplies that Trader Joe’s, on behalf of the provider of the Trader Joe’s Tuna Merchandise, pays $1.three million in money to a Settlement Fund. It’s possible you’ll submit a declare for a money fee of $29. The declare quantity could also be topic to professional rata dilution if the overall quantity of claims exceeds the accessible Settlement funds.
You do not want a receipt or different proof of buy to submit a declare. You’ll, nevertheless, be required to submit a Claim Type confirming beneath penalty of perjury (i) the precise Trader Joe’s Tuna Product(s) you bought and (ii) that the acquisition or purchases had been made inside the Settlement Class Interval.
To submit a declare, you will need to full a Claim Type. You may get a Claim Type on the Web at www.tjtunasettlement.com. Learn the directions rigorously, fill out the shape, and submit it on-line on or earlier than July 1, 2020.