If you bought a Lifetime Products, Inc. Basketball Product Labeled “Made in USA” your right may be affected by the Lifetime Products Basketball Class Action Lawsuit Settlement.
Lifetime Products, Inc. and The Sports Authority, Inc. have reportedly agreed to a proposed settlement of two class action lawsuits against Lifetime Products and The Sports Authority in the Superior Court of the State of California for the County of San Diego (styled as Andrew Hecht-Nielsen v. Lifetime Products, Inc. and The Sports Authority, Inc. and Saman Afrouznia v. Lifetime Products, Inc. and The Sports Authority, Inc., Case Nos. 37-2011-00089380-CU-BT-CTL and 37-2012-00087934-CU-BT-CTL) alleging, among other things, that Lifetime misrepresented the country of origin of various Lifetime basketball products by claiming they were “Made in USA” when they allegedly contained certain Chinese made components, according to the Lifetime Products class action settlement notice.
The Lifetime Products settlement class reportedly includes, unless otherwise excluded, all persons who purchased an eligible Lifetime basketball product with the unqualified designation “MADE IN USA” or “MADE IN THE USA” in California, from April 11, 2007 to December 31, 2012 for non-commercial use.
The Lifetime Products basketball Made in USA class action settlement reportedly provides that class members who file valid claims (no later than April 8, 2014) can recover, for each eligible lifetime product purchased for $1 to $200, a gift card for $12.50 redeemable at lifetime.com, or an outdoor basketball model No. 1069263, and for each eligible lifetime product purchased for $201 or more, a gift card for $30.00 redeemable at lifetime.com, or a composite leather basketball model. No 1052936. Lifetime Products class action claim forms are available online at thelifetimesettlement.com/claim-form.pdf.
For more information regarding the Lifetime Products class action lawsuit settlement, write to Lifetime Products, Inc. et al., Class Action c/o Tilghman & Co. Attn: Steve Tilghman P.O. Box 11487 Birmingham, AL 35202-1487, or visit the Lifetime Products settlement website at thelifetimesettlement.com