Ian Steiner, et al. v. Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc.
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY, Case No.: 2:12-cv-02531
A class action settlement involving Rawlings Power Balance Products sold by Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. ("Rawlings" or "Defendant") was preliminarily approved in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on October 16, 2013.
Under the proposed settlement, all persons who purchased a Rawlings Power Balance Product in the United States between March 1, 2010 and October 11, 2013 are members of the Settlement Class and may be eligible to receive monetary reimbursement for part or all of the retail price paid for the Rawlings Power Balance Product.
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Class Members who wish to participate in the Settlement must file an online registration form here March 17, 2014. Each claimant will be required to provide: i) a U.S. mailing address; ii) a U.S. e-mail address (if applicable); iii) specification of the items being returned; iv) identification as gift or location of place of purchase; v) an affirmation that products were purchased between March 1, 2010 and October 11, 2013.
Class Members who have registered their claim by March 17, 2014 will be notified if the Settlement becomes final. At that time, these Class Members can return their Rawlings Power Balance Bracelet (with or without proof of purchase) or submit a proof of purchase for their Rawlings Power Balance Non-Bracelet Product by printing out an address label from this website and shipping, at their expense, the Rawlings Power Balance Bracelet (with or without proof of purchase) or proof of purchase for your Rawlings Power Balance Non-Bracelet Product. For those returning a Rawlings Power Balance Bracelet, Rawlings will include in their refund a fixed shipping cost of $2.00 per bracelet.
A Final Approval Hearing has been scheduled for April 7, 2014, at which time the Court will determine whether the proposed settlement is fair, reasonable and adequate. Reimbursement payments cannot be distributed until the Court grants final settlement approval.
Class Members who wish to participate in the Settlement must file an online registration form here by March 17, 2014.
To learn more about the terms of the proposed settlement and how your legal rights may be affected, you should read the Long Form Notice and view the answers to the Frequently Asked Questions provided on this website.