Lumber Liquidators Laminate Class Action Settlement
You may be included in one or both of two Settlement Classes if you are a person in the United States who purchased Chinese-made laminate flooring (“Class Flooring”) from Lumber Liquidators between January 1, 2009 and May 31, 2015.Specifically, you are a CARB1 Settlement Class Member if you purchased Chinese-made laminate flooring from Lumber Liquidators between January 1, 2009 and December 31, 2010, and you are a CARB2/Durability Settlement Class Member if you purchased Chinese-made laminate flooring from Lumber Liquidators between January 1, 2011 and May 31, 2015.
As a member of the formaldehyde class you will likely receive up to $50 as a member of the durability class you will get a pro rata share of the settlement.
Proof of Purchase
In re: Lumber Liquidators Chinese-Manufactured Laminate Flooring Products Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation,and In re: Lumber Liquidators Chinese-Manufactured Laminate Flooring Durability Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation,Case No. 1:15-md-02627 (AJT/TRJ), and Case No. 1:16-md-02743 (AJT/TRJ) District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division
One lawsuit (MDL 2627) alleges that the Chinese-manufactured laminate flooring sold by Lumber Liquidators did not comply with the labeling on the box which stated that the flooring complied with the California Air Resources Board regulations for formaldehyde levels in laminate flooring. The other lawsuit (MDL 2743) alleges that the same flooring does not meet the industry standards for durability and scratch-resistance, making the flooring less durable than advertised.