Important Announcement (October 2022)
Between November 2018 and March 2019, class members were able to apply for settlement benefits. Payments to approved class members were delayed as a result of certain class members appealing the outcome of their claims and a re-adjudication of certain claims.
Payments to approved class members started on October 28, 2022. All cheques were mailed on October 31, 2022. Interac e-Transfers will be sent in batches beginning October 28, 2022 and ending by November 18, 2022.
A copy of Interac e-Transfer is duplicated below
When you applied for settlement benefits, you were asked to answer one of five security questions:
Unless you have registered for automatic deposit of e-Transfers through your financial institution, your answer to that question is needed to deposit the e-Transfer into your account. An email was sent on November 3, 2022 (English) or October 27, 2022 (French) from [email protected] containing your answer. If you cannot find the email, please check your junk folder. If you enter the wrong answer four times your payment will be locked.
A previous distribution was made to class members who were entitled to the minimum payment of $20 regardless of the outcome of class member appeals.
What is a CRT?
A CRT (cathode ray tube) is a display device commonly used in televisions and computer monitors.
Who can receive a payment from the settlements?
Persons resident in Canada (individuals, businesses and governmental entities) can receive a payment from the settlements if they
purchased any of the following products, regardless of the manufacturer or brand, in Canada between March 1, 1995 and November 25, 2007:
How much money will I receive?
Payments will be distributed on a proportional basis, based on the value of your claim relative to the value of all approved claims.
It is anticipated that all claims will receive a minimum payment of $20.
Claims will be valued based on three variables: