Samsung, Consumers Reach Deal In Washing Machine MDL
By RJ Vogt (June 4, 2018, 9:20 PM EDT) -- A group of consumers have reached a settlement in multidistrict litigation against Samsung and retailers over the company's top-loading washing machines that allegedly vibrate and blow their lids off, with both sides announcing a deal Friday that includes a minimum recall rebate of 15.5 percent of the estimated washer purchase price.
Representatives for defendants Samsung Electronics America Inc., Best Buy Co. Inc., The Home Depot Inc., Lowe's Companies Inc. and Sears Holdings Corp. signed the settlement agreement, which said consumers may get a new Samsung or other brand washing machine or, alternatively, may receive a "free in-home repair to reinforce their...
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