Welcome to the Lerma v. Schiff Nutrition International, Inc., et al., website.
Currently, there is an appeal pending. We do not know the specific date when payments will be mailed to Class Members who submitted valid claim forms.
This website contains information regarding a class action settlement that has been preliminarily approved by the Court, Lerma v. Schiff Nutrition International, Inc., et al., Case No. 3:11-cv-01056-CAB-MDD.
NATURE OF THE SETTLEMENT
The lawsuits claim that the labeling and packaging of Move Free, Move Free Advanced, Pain Free, Lubriflex, Great American Nutrition, Metaform, Muscle Tribe, Victory, Schiff, Kirkland, Member's Mark and Spring Valley brand joint health products contain false, deceptive and misleading statements and do not warn consumers about their potentially harmful side effects. Schiff denies each and every allegation of wrongdoing, liability and damages that was or could have been made in the lawsuits.
Schiff denies the claims made in the lawsuits and denies that it has done anything wrong. Schiff stands by these joint health products, their labels and packaging, and their safety and efficacy.
THE SETTLEMENT CLASS
The Settlement Class includes all residents of the United States who purchased for personal use, and not resale or distribution, one of the "Covered Products" listed in FAQ 5 between January 1, 2005 and May 27, 2015.