Third Round of Settlements: If your dealership filed a valid Proof of Claim in the first and/or second round of dealership settlements in this litigation, you may rely on that Proof of Claim and do nothing further to participate in the current settlements. You may view the full notice here. An updated claim form is available on the File a Claim page.
Second Round of Settlements: Distribution for Second Round claims is scheduled for the third quarter of 2018.
First Round of Settlements: Distribution for First Round claims occurred on April 9th, 2018.
In the News: The matter has recently been featured in Automotive News. If you would like to read the article, please find it here.
You can make a claim for money benefits if you are an automobile dealership that indirectly purchased certain component parts and/or purchased new vehicles containing these parts (“Dealers”) in the District of Columbia or one or more of the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
This is the third group of settlements that provide benefits to eligible Dealers. Please note that the claims filing deadline for the first group of settlements was May 15, 2016 and the deadline for the second group of settlements was April 28, 2017. It is too late to file a claim for the first or second group of settlements. The deadline for the third group of settlements is January 21, 2019.
Important Dates - Round 3
Claim Deadline: January 21, 2019
Opt-Out Deadline: August 15, 2018
Objection Deadline: August 15, 2018
Final Approval Hearing: September 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.