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The Claims Administrator is now accepting Proof of Claim and Release forms. To obtain a copy of the Proof of Claim and Release, click here.  The deadline to submit a timely Proof of Claim and Release is October 12, 2015.

You may file your Proof of Claim and Release using one of two methods. Each method is described below, with links to the requirements for each submission. Your submitted Proof of Claim and Release will also include a release of your legal claims against each and all of the Released Persons (as defined in the Notice of Pendency and Proposed Settlement of Class Action), as well as a certification under penalty of perjury that your Proof of Claim and Release is accurate and complete.

Whichever submission method you choose, please note that supporting documentation of the holdings listed on your Proof of Claim and Release is required.  Include all required and necessary documentation with your submission. In the event that you submit your Proof of Claim and Release online, you must retain confirmation of such filing, which is provided at the end of the filing process.

If you fail to execute and submit a timely, properly completed and addressed Proof of Claim and Release, your claim may be rejected and you may be precluded from any recovery from the Net Settlement Fund. 


Submit Your Proof of Claim By Mail

To submit a Proof of Claim and Release by mail, complete and sign the Proof of Claim and Release form in its entirety, with all required supporting documentation and timely mail it to the Claims Administrator at:

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Claims Administrator
c/o Gilardi & Co. LLC
P.O. Box 8040
San Rafael, CA 94912-8040


Submit Your Proof of Claim Online

The deadline to submit a timely Proof of Claim in this matter has passed and online claim submission is no longer available