DuPont reached a settlement with the representative plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit in federal court in Pennsylvania. The Court approved the Settlement, and the settlement ibecame Final in June 2014 as defined by the Settlement Agreement. A notice of Final Settlement was sent according to the terms of the Agreement.
For information about the settlement, please visit www.treedamagesettlement.com.
The Warranty Claim deadline has expired. Under the terms of the settlement agreement, the warranty claim deadline was May 31, 2015. Warranty claims are no longer being accepted.
For those with pending warranty claims, please be aware of the following with respect to warranty:
- The compensation provided for a warranty claim does not include the additional compensation included in the CRA.
- DuPont may deny warranty claims for trees for which tree care payment was received but no tree care was provided.If you submitted a warranty claim for previously identified trees whose condition you believed to have worsened, you need to identify what, if any, tree care was provided during the warranty site visit.
- DuPont may deny warranty claims for trees for which tree care payment was received but no tree care was provided.