Third Judicial Circuit Madison County, Illinois
Case No. 2022LA000002
The Notice summarizes the proposed Settlement. For the precise terms and conditions of the Settlement, please see the Settlement Agreement available here, or contact the Settlement Administrator.
PLEASE DO NOT TELEPHONE THE COURT OR THE COURT CLERK’S OFFICE TO INQUIRE ABOUT THIS SETTLEMENT OR THE CLAIM PROCESS.
|YOUR RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT||DEADLINE|
|Submit a Claim Form||The only way to receive payment under the Settlement for your purchases.||October 11, 2022|
|Opt-Out||Get out of the lawsuit and the Settlement. This is the only option that allows you to ever bring or join another lawsuit raising the same legal claims against the Defendant. You will receive no payment from this Settlement. (If you want to opt-out of the Settlement, you must submit a written Request for Exclusion that includes the requirements under the Settlement Agreement and must do so by the Opt-Out/Exclusion Deadline.)||October 11, 2022|
|File Objection||Write to the Court about any aspect of the Settlement you don’t like or you don’t think is fair, adequate, or reasonable. Any Objection must also be served on the Parties.||October 11, 2022|
|Go to a Hearing||Speak in Court about the Settlement. (If you object to any aspect of the Settlement, you must submit a written Objection by the Objection Deadline noted above and complete other requirements under the Settlement Agreement.)||November 17, 2022 at 9 a.m. CT|
|Do Nothing||You will receive the benefit of marketing changes but no payment and have no right to sue Defendant later for the claims released by the Settlement|
Final Approval Hearing
On November 17, 2022 at 9 a.m. CT, the Court will hold a hearing to determine: (1) whether the proposed Settlement should be approved as fair, reasonable, and adequate and should receive final approval; (2) the Released Claims of the Settlement Class against the Released Parties should be dismissed with prejudice; (3) whether Class Counsel’s Fee Application for a Fee Award should be granted; and (4) whether the application for the Class Representative Service Award payment should be granted. The hearing will be held in the Third Judicial Circuit of Madison County, Illinois, 155 N. Main Street Edwardsville, IL 62025. The hearing will be held in the courtroom of the Honorable Judge Smith. This hearing date may change without further notice to you. Consult this Settlement Website, or the Court docket in this case available through the Court’s website (www.co.madison.il.us), for updated information on the hearing date and time.