Class Eligibility

If you or a family member was a resident at Grace Healthcare of Benton and/or Grace Healthcare of Maumelle (“Grace Healthcare Nursing Homes”) at any time between February 2007 and June 10, 2010, you are a Class Member and may be entitled to the benefits of a settlement.

Estimated Amount

Varies

$44 per day spent in the facility

Proof of Purchase

Yes

Case Name

Marilyn Gillespie, et al. v. Benton Investments & Associates LLC d/b/a Grace Healthcare of Benton, et al.,
Case No. 60CV-15-2239
Pulaski County, Arkansas Circuit Court

Case Summary

The Plaintiffs allege that Grace Healthcare chronically understaffed its nursing homes in Benton and Maumelle in violation of the Residents’ statutory and contractual rights. Specifically, Plaintiffs allege that the chronic understaffing of the Grace Healthcare Nursing Homes violated the Arkansas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, the Residents’ Rights Act and breached the Resident’s admission agreement. Defendants deny Plaintiffs’ allegations of wrongdoing, fault or liability. Based on the information available to both sides, and the risks involved in a trial, both sides have concluded that the proposed settlement is fair, reasonable, and adequate, and that it serves the best interests of all parties involved.

Settlement Pool

$8,400,000.00

Deadline

9/26/2017

Contact


Grace Healthcare Settlement Administrator
Mark W. Nichols
P.O. Box 165266
Little Rock, AR 72216
(501) 475-8601
GraceHealthcareSettlement@gmail.com

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