If you have a toilet with a Watts Toilet Connector, you could get benefits from a class action settlement. 1
A settlement has been reached with Watts Water Technologies, Inc. and Watts Regulator Co. (“Watts”) regarding Toilet Connectors with Coupling Nuts made with acetal plastic designed, manufactured, and/or distributed by Watts between 1999 and July 2009. Acetal is a type of plastic material. The settlement covers the purchase and possession of a Watts Toilet Connector as well as payments made to repair property damage suffered as a result of the failure of a Watts Toilet Connector.
You may review the Frequently Asked Questions and the Detailed Notice for more details on who is eligible for benefits under this settlement and what steps members of the Settlement Class need to take to receive benefits under this settlement.
On August 5, 2014, the Court issued a final order and judgment approving the class settlement.
On August 9, 2017, the Court issued an order extending the disbursement date for property damage claims submitted by August 5, 2017. Under this new schedule, the disbursement date for all property damage claims will be October 27, 2017.
This extension will (a) allow for the orderly and efficient processing of all property damage claims submitted by August 5, 2017, (b) provide time to send out defect letters that give claimants thirty days to correct any claim deficiencies, (c) afford an opportunity to evaluate the responses and corrections to the claims, and (d) permit the accurate determination of any hold-backs that may be necessary in light of all the claims. Under this schedule, the disbursement date for all property damage claims submitted by August 5, 2017 will be October 27, 2017.
This website will be updated periodically with new developments concerning the settlement.
1 Capitalized terms have the same meanings as those used in the Settlement Agreement, a copy of which may be found on this website.
NOTICE: This website provides a summary of the settlement and is provided for informational purposes only. In the event of any discrepancy between the text of this website and the original text upon which it is based, the text of the original document shall prevail.
Questions? Contact the Settlement Administrator at 1-877-819-9632 or info@ToiletConnector.com