A $65 million settlement has been issued in the class action lawsuit entitled Michael Allagas, et al. v. BP Solar International, et al., aka BP Solar Panel Defect Settlement.
BP Solar Panel Defect Settlement
Class members in the case claim that BP Solar sold defecting solar panels that are a fire hazard and have a risk for shattered class.
Class members also allege that the junction box of the solar panels is susceptible to failure, which could lead to burn marks, fire hazard or shattered glass.
Michael Allagas, Arthur Ray and Brett Mohrman filed Michael Allagas, et al. v. BP Solar International, et al. on Feb. 6,2014.
Who should file a claim?
Anyone in the U.S. who purchased Class Panels for their home or purchased a property where Class Panels were installed or currently owns some Class Panels.
PLEASE NOTE IF YOU DO NOT QUALIFY FOR A SETTLEMENT DO NOT FILE A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT CLAIM.
Not only are you filing claims under penalty of perjury but you are also harming other eligible class members if you submit a fraudulent claim.
If you do not qualify for this settlement check out our list of No Proof Required Class Action Lawsuit Settlements.
Proof of purchase required?
Proof of ownership in the form of serial numbers, proof of purchase or other details may be required.
BP Solar Panel Defect Settlement Important Dates
- Feb. 6, 2019 – Category 2 Class Member Claim Form Deadline
- No Deadline – Category 1 Class Member Form Deadline
- Dec. 22, 2016 – Final Hearing
Don’t Qualify for the BP Solar Panel Defect Settlement?
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BP Solar Panel Defect Settlement Contact Points
- Mail – BP Solar Panel Settlement, c/o JND Legal Administration, P.O. Box 6878, Broomfield, CO 80021
- Phone – 1-844-360-2767
- Fax – N/A
- Email – info@BPSolarSettlement.com
Michael Allagas, et al. v. BP Solar International, et al. is listed as case number 3:14-cv-00560-SI and is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Class members who file valid claims will be represented by David M. Birka-White and Mindy M. Wong from the law firm of Birka-White Law Offices, and Robert J. Nelson, Nimish R. Desai, and John T. Spragens from the law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein LLP.
BP Solar Panel will be represented by Matthew T. Heartney and Alex Beroukhim from the law firm of Arnold & Porter LLP.