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Samsung Top-Load Washer Settlement

Closed Settlement Statement: 
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
Settlement Structure: 
Case Summary: 

A settlement has been reached, in a class action about certain models of Samsung top-loading washing machines. The complaint claimed that the tops of the washers can come off while they’re in operation, and that the drain pumps on certain models can break or detach. The models in question were made between March 2011 and October 2016. The defendants in the case are Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., plus Best Buy Co., Inc., Home Depot U.S.A., Inc., The Home Depot, Inc., Lowe’s Companies, Inc., and Lowe’s Home Centers, LLC. 

To check the models at issue for the top detachment claim, see There is a separate list of washer models for the drain pump detachment on that claim form at

Docket Number: 
Samsung Electronics
Filing Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Objection Deadline: 
Friday, June 7, 2019
Exclusion Deadline: 
Friday, June 7, 2019
Final Approval Hearing: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019
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