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Consumer Law Group News

Nov 07, 2012

Settlement reached in Class Action for Nivea Good-bye Cellulite & My Silhouette

NIVEA GOOD-BYE CELLULITE & MY SILHOUETTE SETTLEMENT ALERT

To claim your refund, please click here www.gbcmssettlement.ca

Or you can download, fill in, and mail the following forms to GBC MS Class Action, Claims administrator, C/O NPT Ricepoint Class Action Services Inc., P.O. Box 3355, London, Ontario, N6A 4K3

Claim Form (English)
Formulaire de réclamation (Français)

On July 15, 2011, Consumer Law Group commenced a class action against Beiersdorf relating to certain statements made regarding the product Nivea My Silhouette Slimming & Reshaping Gel-Cream.

On February 27, 2012, Consumer Law Group commenced a class action against Beiersdorf relating to certain statements made regarding the product Nivea Good-bye Cellulite.

On September 16, 2012, the parties reached a proposed national settlement. A copy of the settlement agreement is available here:

Settlement Agreement (English)
Entente de règlement (Français)

On November 2, 2012, the Superior Court of Quebec scheduled a motion for authorization of the action as a class action and approval of the settlement agreement for December 20, 2012 at 9:30 AM in room 2.08 at the Montreal Court House located at 1, Notre-Dame St. East, Montreal, Quebec. The Court ordered the following notice regarding that hearing:

Notice to Class Members (English)
Avis aux membres (Français)

On December 20, 2012, the Honourable Madam Justice Nicole-M. Gibeau, judge of the Superior Court of Quebec, approved the settlement agreement and ordered the following notices to be published so that class members could claim compensation under the terms of the settlement agreement:

Quebec Superior Court Judgment dated December 20, 2012
Short-form Notice (English)
Long-form Notice (English)
Version abrégée de l’avis (Français)
Version complète de l’avis (Français)

To fill out an online claim form, please go to www.gbcmssettlement.ca

If you have any questions about this action, please contact Me Jeff Orenstein at 1-888-909-7863, or email Me Jeff Orenstein at jorenstein@clg.org.

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