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Poly Foam Antitrust Litigation

PLEASE NOTE: THE FILING DEADLINE TO SUBMIT A CLAIM TO THIS SETTLEMENT HAS PASSED. YOU MAY ENROLL IN MCAG'S SETTLEMENT RECOVERY SERVICE, BUT MCAG CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT ANY MORE CLAIMS/LATE CLAIM SUBMISSIONS FOR THIS SETTLEMENT WILL BE ACCEPTED BY THE SETTLEMENT ADMINISTRATOR. MCAG WILL UPDATE CLIENTS ACCORDINGLY ONCE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON DISTRIBUTIONS FROM THIS SETTLEMENT.

This class action Settlement [In re Polyurethane Foam Antitrust Litigation, 10‑MD-2196, MDL No. 2196], which has funds totaling $151.25 million, is about a lawsuit that alleges that several companies conspired with each other and also other named and unnamed flexible polyurethane foam producing companies to fix prices and overcharge consumers for products containing flexible polyurethane foam such as bedding/mattresses, carpet underlay/padding, and upholstered furniture.

Your business is a Class Member eligible for payment from this settlement if you bought (not for resale):

  • any upholstered furniture (for example, office chairs, or a sofa with foam cushions), or carpet underlay (also known as carpet padding or carpet cushion), or bedding product (for example, medical examination beds, hospital beds, mattresses, mattress toppers, or pillows) containing flexible polyurethane foam;
  • which was manufactured in the United States; and
  • which you purchased during the time period January 1, 1999 to August 1, 2015; and
  • which you purchased in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin, or the District of Columbia.

If you are interested in MCAG pursuing a claim to this settlement on your behalf, please contact one of our representatives at 800-355-0466.  There are no upfront fees for this service. MCAG aligns its incentives with yours and charges a percentage of any recoveries obtained on your behalf.  Services include all the data analysis necessary to determine eligibility, document preparation, claims filing, recovery and reconciliation for enrolled customers.  If no money is recovered for your organization from the Settlement(s), then MCAG will not charge or retain a fee.

MCAG is not the Settlement/Class Administrator, and this is not the official settlement website. You may visit the official settlement website by clicking the link below.  The settlement filing deadline was February 29, 2016.