Welcome to the Forcellati v. Hyland's Inc. Settlement website.
On August 14, 2017, Judge Otis D. Wright, II granted final approval to the settlement in this case. Two objectors have appealed Judge Wright's order. No money can be sent to class members until their appeals are resolved. Please check this page periodically for updates. Thank you.
This website contains information regarding a proposed class action Settlement that has been preliminary approved by the Court known as Forcellati v. Hyland's Inc., Case No. 12-cv-1983 ODW (MRW).
NATURE OF THE SETTLEMENT
A Proposed Settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit. The lawsuit claims that Hyland's Inc., Standard Homeopathic Laboratories Inc., and Standard Homeopathic Company ("Hyland's") made false and misleading statements about the effectiveness of some of its homeopathic products for children and babies. Hyland's denies these claims.
THE SETTLEMENT CLASS
You are a Class Member if you purchased any of the following Hyland's products from March 8, 2008 through March 30, 2017: (i) Cold 'n Cough 4 Kids, (ii) Cough Syrup with 100% Natural Honey, (iii) Sniffles 'n Sneezes 4 Kids, (iv) Cold Relief Strips 4 Kids with Zinc, (v) Nighttime Cold 'n Cough 4 Kids, (vi) Complete Flu Care 4 Kids, (vii) Baby Teething Gel, (viii) Baby Cough Syrup, (ix) Baby Gas Drops, (x) Baby Infant Earache Drops, and (xi) Baby Nighttime Tiny Cold Syrup (the "Class Products").