SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Please be advised that the California Superior Court for Riverside County entered an Order in litigation against ABC preliminarily approving a proposed class action settlement.
The litigation involves ABC windows installed in California homes from MAY 11, 1995 THROUGH AUGUST 1, 1997. Plaintiffs allege that there are defects in ABC windows and sliding doors that cause them to leak and breach implied warranties. ABC denies plaintiffs allegations. If you are a Class Member, you have the following three choices: 1) participate in the settlement; 2) do not participate in the settlement; or 3) object to the settlement. Please be advised if Class Members do not submit a timely request for exclusion, they will not be allowed to exclude themselves from the Class, and they will be bound by the judgment in this case.
To participate in the settlement, Class Members must mail a completed Claim Form, postmarked not later than June 17, 2011, to the Settlement Administrator. Class Members may obtain a Claims Packet by calling 1-877-271-5522 or by visiting the settlement website at www.ABCWindowSettlement.com The Claims Packet provides detailed information about how to make a claim. If Class Members do not want to participate in the settlement, they must mail a properly completed Request for Exclusion postmarked on or before April 18, 2011. Details on how to properly request exclusion may be found on the detailed notice available at www.ABCWindowSettlement.com or by calling the Settlement Administrator at 1-877-271-5522. If Class Members wish to object to the Settlement, they have the right to be heard in person, in writing or through an attorney in support of or in opposition to the settlement. Details on how to be heard in person, in writing or through an attorney, may be found in the detailed notice available at www.ABCWindowSettlement.com or by calling the Settlement Administrator at 1-877-271-5522.
If Class Members have further questions or need further information, they may contact (1) the Settlement Administrator at 1-877-271-5522; (2) Class Counsel Paul Stevens at (310) 396-9600 or at firstname.lastname@example.org; or (3) visit the settlement website at www.ABCWindowSettlement.com. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE COURT OR THE CLERK'S OFFICE FOR INFORMATION.
SOURCE Milstein Adelman, LLP