Dutch’s Current-Elliott Jeans
According to the third proposed settlement agreement, class members will receive one Current-Elliott brand tote bag (with a retail value of approximately $128 each) as well as an electronic gift card code (with a value of at least $20) that can be used toward online purchases. The amount of each gift card code depends on the number of products at issue purchased and whether the class member retained proof of purchase. The company also agreed to revise its labels to add qualifying language to certain “Made in USA” claims and to permanently stop marketing products that do not comply with California’s “Made in the USA” law. Finally, the company agreed to make charitable contributions in the amount of $250,000 ($50,000 to Step Up Women’s Network and the remaining $200,000 to a scholarship endowment at a non-profit university’s Consumer Science Department). (Hofmann et al v. Dutch, LLC and Does 1-100, Case No. 14-cv-2418, S. D. CA.)
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