- Obtain more information about the class action lawsuit entitled In re Whirlpool Corp. Front-Loading Washers Settlement
- This lawsuit revolves around certain Whirlpool, Kenmore, or Maytag front-loading washing machines (it should be noted that the defendants deny they did anything wrong)
Class members in the Washer Settlement case claim that certain front-loading washing machines (manufactured by Whirlpool, Kenmore, or Maytag) between 2001 and 2010 fail to adequately self-clean themselves of laundry residue, resulting in mold or mildew buildup that can cause bad odors and ruined laundry.
Washer Settlement Notes
- All claim forms must be filed by October 11, 2016
- Claim forms can be filed online or via U.S. Mail with a postmark and proper postage
- This is case number 1:08-WP-65000
- A settlement fairness hearing will be held on September 21, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. EST (luckily class members do not need to attend this hearing in order to collect settlement)
- The Washer Settlement is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
- Any questions about the In re Whirlpool Corp. Front-Loading Washers Settlement case can be directed to 844-824-5781
- The above number can also be used to request a claim form
- The court has approved a settlement just North of 7 million US Dollars
Please mail all claim forms to: In re Whirlpool Corp. Front-Loading Washers Settlement ATTN: Exclusion Requests 1801 Market Street, Suite 660 Philadelphia, PA 19103. Those class members who do want to attend the fairness hearing will have to notify court and show up at Carl B. Stokes U.S. Courthouse, 801 West Superior Avenue, Courtroom 15B, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 on 9/21/16.
This sounds good but how much will any class member receive?
Certain Class Members identified in Sears’ or Whirlpool’s records (called “Prequalified Class Members”) are prequalified to receive a $50 cash payment, or a 20% off rebate, or a reimbursement of up to $500.
Class members can also contact the class administrators by email at info@WasherSettlement.com.