Who is a Class Member
Anyone who owned or rented residential property within the defined class area between the dates of December 5, 2013 and the date of preliminary approval (September 29, 2017). All class members are required to submit a claim form to their counsel prior to the listed deadline.
*The class also includes anyone who submitted a complaint prior o August 23, 2017.
Maximum of $850,000.
*In addition to a cash distribution to the class, the defendant must take steps to ensure preventative measures in the future
Proof of Residency
Potential class members must provide proper documentation with their claim form. Those currently not in possession of these papers must be obtain or else the claim will be rejected. Original documents do not need to (and should not be) attached. Maintain at least one copy of any form submitted to class counsel.
11/02/2017: Individual exclusion deadline.
11/16/2017: Final hearing
11/17/2017: Claim filing deadline.
- Heide Arnold Et Al v. Detrex Corporation
- Case No. CV 16-872684
- Pending in the Court of Common Pleas in Ohio, County of Cuyahoga
Class members of the Detrex Corpoation noxious odors class action lawsuit claim that Detrex has infringed upon various properties by indirectly supplying noxious odors to the areas. Plaintiffs challenge that the odors originate from Detrex’s facility in Ashtbula, Ohio.Extensive depositions and analysis resulted in the preliminary settlement between the two sides on September 29, 2017. Prospective members can file a claim through the link above. If an included member does not object or exclude himself/herself, he/she will be held to the court’s decision.
The defendants in the Dextrex lawsuit are defined only to Detrex Corporation. Preliminary agreements have resulted in the establishing of a $850,000 settlement fund. In addition to the cash consideration, the defense will also implement new measures to avoid future issues. These measures include, but are not limited to: filtration, oxidizers, and new evaluations. All administration and counsel fees will be reimbursed from the settlement funding.
All class members who file valid claims in the case will be represented by the law firm of Liddle & Dubin, P.C. Detrex will be represented by Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Pease LLP.
Liddle & Dubin, P.C.
975 East Jefferson Ave.
Detroit, MI 48207
Toll Free Phone: 800-536-0045