Important Update Regarding Status of Payments: Due to the seasonal nature of Godiva’s business, there has been a delay in funding by Godiva, and therefore payments to Class Members did not go out on September 13, 2022, as originally scheduled. The Court has been informed of the situation (see letter dated September 19, 2022 in the Documents section), and a revised schedule regarding payments will be will be submitted to the Court shortly. Thank you for your patience. Please continue to check back for updates regarding the status of your settlement payment.
YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OPTIONS IN THIS SETTLEMENT
A CLAIM FORM BY
FEBRUARY 23, 2022
This is the only way to receive a monetary payment from the Settlement. By remaining in the Settlement, whether or not you submit a Claim Form, you will give up any rights to sue Godiva separately about the same legal claims in this lawsuit.
By doing nothing, you will not receive any monetary payment, but you will also give up any rights to sue Godiva separately about the same legal claims in this lawsuit.
THE CLASS BY
MARCH 7, 2022
If you request to be excluded from the Settlement, you will not be eligible to receive the monetary payment, but you will keep your right to sue Godiva about the same legal claims in this lawsuit. Requests for Exclusion must be submitted by March 7, 2022. Details regarding excluding yourself from the Settlement can be found in questions 9 and 11 in the FAQ section.
MARCH 7, 2022
You may write to the Court to object to the proposed Settlement. You must remain in the Settlement (i.e., not exclude yourself) in order to object to the Settlement. Objections must be submitted to the Court by March 7, 2022. Details regarding objecting to the Settlement can be found in questions 10 and 11 in the FAQ section.
ATTENDING THE FINAL APPROVAL HEARING ON MARCH 28, 2022 AT 10:00 A.M.
You may ask to speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement at the Final Approval Hearing. Written notice of your intent to appear at the Final Approval Hearing in the lawsuit must be filed with your Objection and submitted to the Court by March 7, 2022. You may enter your appearance in Court through an attorney at your own expense if you so desire. Details regarding the Final Approval Hearing can be found in questions 10, 11, and 15 in the FAQ section.