LITTLEJOHN v. FERRARA CANDY COMPANY

Case No. 3:18-cv-00658-AJB-WVG

US District Court for the Southern District of California

IF YOU PURCHASED SWEETARTS PRODUCTS BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 2012 AND FEBRUARY 28, 2019 YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE AFFECTED BY A PROPOSED CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT

Please read this website carefully, your legal rights may be affected.

A proposed settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit. The lawsuit claims that labeling and marketing of SweeTARTS Products was false or deceptive. Defendant stands by its advertising and denies it did anything wrong. The Court has not decided which side was right. Instead, the parties have decided to settle the case.

Detailed information about the Settlement Agreement is available in the frequently asked questions and court documents section of this website.

YOUR OPTIONS AND IMPORTANT DEADLINES IN THIS SETTLEMENT
DO NOTHING If you do nothing, then you will automatically receive benefits under this Settlement in the form of Defendant’s labeling modifications. You will also give up your right to sue Defendant and certain related entities and individuals regarding any claims that are part of or related to the Settlement.
EXCLUDE YOURSELF FROM THE CLASS BY MAY 1, 2019 If you opt out of the Settlement, then you will keep your right to sue regarding any claims that are part of or related to the Settlement.
OBJECT OR COMMENT BY MAY 1, 2019 You must write to the Court about why you do, or do not, like the Settlement. You must remain in the class to comment either in support of or in opposition to the Settlement.
APPEAR IN THE LAWSUIT OR ATTEND A HEARING ON JUNE 14, 2019 You may ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement. You may enter your appearance in Court either pro se or through an attorney at your own expense if you so desire.