The long-running case between parents and Aveeno has reached a settlement. The Parents succeeded in making $2.4 million settlement that resolves the case. The Aveeno natural baby wash class action lawsuit claims that Aveeno baby wash and shampoo are deceptively marketed as being “natural.”
If you purchased Aveeno Baby Wash and Shampoo in Alaska, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, etc. between 2007 and 2013, you could get compensation.
The lead plaintiffs accused that Johnson & Johnson falsely advertising its baby wash and shampoo until 2013. Further, the Aveeno class action lawsuit alleging that the baby products were marketed as made from “100% natural ingredients,” but actually contained synthetic ingredients.
Moreover, according to the lawsuit, the products were touted as being made with a “natural oat formula.” Further, the lawsuit state that the phrase ‘Natural Oat Formula’ represents to a consumer that the entire formula of baby shampoo is comprised of natural ingredients,”.
However, 23 synthetic ingredients were reportedly found in the baby products. Moreover, the plaintiff contends that she and other consumers would not have paid for the unnatural baby products if they knew it before.
However, Aveeno agreed to settle the class action lawsuit after the Class was certified. Now, according to the terms of the settlement, Class Members can receive up to $1 for each baby wash product they purchased from certain listed states.
Note: No proof of purchase is required for up to 15 products. Further, the consumers who want to claim more than 15 products will need to provide a receipt along with their Claim Form.
Moreover, the Class Members who want to object the settlement can do so before June 17, 2019.
Eligibility to file the claim:
Class Members who purchased either product in certain states during the following time periods are eligible to file the claim.
Aveeno® Baby Calming Comfort Bath:
- 1/25/2011 – 10/31/2013: Alaska
- 1/25/2010 – 10/31/2013: California, Connecticut, Delaware. In the District of Columbia, Illinois, New York and Wisconsin
- 1/25/2009 – 10/31/2013: Florida, Hawaii, Massachusetts, and Washington
- 1/25/2008 – 10/31/2013: Arkansas and Missouri
- 1/25/2007 – 10/31/2013: Michigan, New Jersey, and Vermont
- 1/25/2003 – 10/31/2013: Rhode Island
Aveeno® Baby Wash and Shampoo
- 1/25/2011 – 10/31/2012: Alaska
- 1/25/2010 – 10/31/2012: California, Connecticut, Delaware. And, In the District of Columbia, Illinois, New York and Wisconsin
- 1/25/2009 – 10/31/2012: Florida, Hawaii, Massachusetts, and Washington
- 1/25/2008 – 10/31/2012: Arkansas and Missouri
- 1/25/2007 – 10/31/2012: Michigan, New Jersey, and Vermont
- 1/25/2003 – 10/31/2012: Rhode Island
$1 per product.
Last date to file the claim:
Details of the filed case:
Heidi Langan v. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies Inc.,
Case No. 3:13-cv-01471,
in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
Aveeno Wash Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
PO Box 91248
Seattle, WA 98111