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

Interac Sample_EN

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:

CRT televisions
CRT computer monitors
CRTs for inclusion in televisions or computer monitors

You must complete and file a claim form by March 1, 2019.

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:

CRT Purchases 1
The dollar amount of CRT Products purchased.
Value of CRT 2
The value of the CRT within the CRT Product.
Categorization 3
The purchaser's position within the distribution chain.
Review the frequently asked questions ("FAQ") for more information.