A $250 million settlement has been proposed in the class action lawsuit entitled Hale v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, aka State Farm Non-OEM Crash Parts Settlement.
State Farm Non-OEM Crash Parts Settlement
Class members in the case contend that State Farm allegedly bribed an Illinois Supreme Court judge by providing campaign funds for his reelection after a $1 billion judgment in a consumer fraud class action lawsuit to avoid paying the settlement.
Mark Hale, Todd Shadle and Carly Vickers Morse filed Hale v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company on May 24, 2012.
Who should file a claim?
Anyone in the U.S. (except Arkansas and Tennessee), who were insured with a vehicle casualty insurance policy from State Farm from Jul. 28, 1987 to Feb. 24, 1998 and made a claim for vehicle repairs and had non-factory authorized or non-OEM parts installed or received compensation for the cost of the parts.
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?
Class members will be notified by mail. Claim forms are required for those that are not notified.
State Farm Non-OEM Crash Parts Settlement Important Dates
- Jan. 31, 2019 – Claim Form Deadline
- Dec. 12, 2018 – Final Hearing
Don’t Qualify for the State Farm Non-OEM Crash Parts Settlement?
Check out these settlements instead:
- Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement
- Ally Financial Hidden Auto Leasing Fees Settlement
- Fiat Chrysler Transmission Defect Settlement
State Farm Non-OEM Crash Parts Settlement Contact Points
- Mail – Hale v. State Farm Class Action Administrator, c/o Epiq, P.O. Box 5053, Portland, OR 97208-5053
- Phone – 1-844-420-6491
- Fax – N/A
Hale v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is listed as case number 12-cv-00660-DRH and is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.
Class members who file valid claims will be represented by the law firms of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein LLP, Barrett Law Group PA, Hausfeld LLP, Clifford Law Offices, Much Shelist PC, Thrash Law Firm PA, Law Offices of Gordon Ball, Pendley Baudin & Coffin LLP, and Erwin Chemerinsky.
State Farm will be represented by Ronald Safer and Joseph A. Cancila, Jr. from the law firm of Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP; and Sheila Birnbaum from the law firm of Dechert LLP.
Edward Murnane will be represented by Paul E. Veith from the law firm of Sidley Austin LLP.
William Shepherd will be represented by Russell Scott from the law firm Greensfelder Hemker & Gale PC.