Sony VAIO Computer Notebook Trackpad Class Action Settlement (California Only and New Jersey Only)
You are a Class Member if you are a California resident who purchased a Sony VAIO Laptop, series SZ, FZ, NW, EB, or F, in California between March 16, 2006 and January 4, 2017; or if you are New Jersey residents who purchased a Sony VAIO Laptop, series SZ, FZ, NW, EB, or F, in New Jersey between March 16, 2006 January 4, 2017
Up to $200
Sony has agreed to provide the Class a Settlement Payment of a one-time cash payment of either (a) 65% of documented out-of-pocket expenses incurred to repair your touchpad up to a cap of $200; (b) 65% of documented out-of-pocket expenses incurred to purchase a peripheral workaround because of purported touchpad issues up to a cap of $60; (c) $25 for any Class Member who claims to have experienced touchpad issues, but does not have proof of repair or purchase of a peripheral workaround; or (d) $5 for a Class Member who does not meet criteria for the preceding (a) through (c).
Proof of Purchase
In Re Sony VAIO Computer Notebook Trackpad LitigationCase No. 09-cv-2109 BAS MDD District Court of the Southern District of California
The lawsuit alleges that Sony sold certain series of VAIO Laptops with a defectively designed touchpad (also known as trackpad) component. Sony denies each and every one of the allegations of unlawful conduct, any wrongdoing, and any liability whatsoever, and no court or other entity has made any judgment or other determination of any liability. Sony further denies that any Class Member is entitled to any relief and, other than for settlement purposes, that this Action is appropriate for certification as a class action. Sony denies any wrongdoing and any liability whatsoever.