Cases

TCS is a Trusted Administrator

Total Class Solutions (TCS) – a claims administrator with a focus on real people, real problems and real solutions, has been recognized by Courts throughout the United States and Canada in the Class Action arena, and is available to assist you in the following areas:

Consumer Fraud
Fair Credit Reporting
Privacy
Consumer Products
Products Liability
Plumbing Defects
Construction Defects

Please view our Case History below, including Property Damage & Construction Defect Cases and Other Non-Construction Defect Cases.



Property Damage & Construction Defect Cases

Cox vs. Shell et al – Chancery Court for Obion County, Tennessee. A Class Action settlement in excess of $1.1 billion between 1996 and 2010 involving polybutylene products. Over 671,000 claims were opened with over 390,000 claimants receiving relief of which 320,000 homes were totally repiped. The Class Action Settlement is now closed. For additional information go to www.PBPipe.com.

In re Kitec Fitting Litigation – District Court, Clark County, Nevada. Approximately 35,000 residential homes identified with Kitec fittings that allegedly would dezincify and fail when exposed to water. A $350 million settlement involving over 50 subclasses. For additional information, go to Kitec.TotalClassSolutions.com or call toll free 800-622-0130 extension 312.

Glen Vereen vs. Lowe’s Home Center, Inc – Superior Court of Muscogee County, State of Georgia. A $7.75 million settlement involving approximately 42,000 claimants who purchased allegedly defective drywall from Lowe’s that caused property damage and/or personal injury. This case is now closed.

Dragon vs. Vanguard – District Court of McPherson County, Kansas. A four state Class Action (Georgia, Kansas, Oklahoma and South Carolina) in which Vanguard polybutylene containing resin manufactured by Mitsui Plastics (a.k.a. “M-Pipe") was installed between July 1, 1992 and December 31, 1995. This case is now closed.

Gariepy et al vs. Hoechst Celanese Corporation - Ontario Divisional and Superior Court Canada. This case involves polybutylene plumbing and heating systems installed in Canadian Homes between 1975 and 1998. This case is now closed.

In Re: Uponor,Inc.,F1807 Plumbing Fittings Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2247 - US District Court for the District of Minnesota. National class Action that alleged that the Defendants designed, marketed and sold RTI Plumb-Pex Plumbing Systems, containing ASTM standard F1807 brass insert fittings and stainless steel clamps that may leak and cause damage to property. For additional information go to www.RTISettlement.com or call toll free 855-248-4368.

Allen vs. Uponor Ltd - Court of Queen’s Bench of Saskatchewan , Saskatoon Canada. A Canadian Class Action that alleged that the defendants designed, marketed and sold Plasco Plumb-Pex Plumbing Systems, containing ASTM standard F1807 brass insert fittings and stainless steel clamps that may leak and cause property damage. For additional information go to www.CanadianPlumbPexSettlement.ca or call toll free 877-688-9314.

Ronald L. Weiss et al vs. Del Webb Communities, Inc., et al - District Court, Clark County, Nevada. Class Action involving 790 homes in the Anthem Country Club subdivision in Henderson, Nevada. Action arising from an alleged seismic design defect in the plans used to construct such homes. As settlement administrator, TCS will process and handle claims and coordinate overall field repair program with repair contractors and engineers. Case value $ 8.5 million.

James Constabileo et al vs. MBK Builders - Notice and Claims Administration for MBK homes in Ladera Ranch, Orange County, California. Case involves alleged copper plumbing pin hole leaks. For more information go to www.LaderaCopperPinholeSettlement.com.

Andrew Cheung et al vs. William Lyon Homes - Notice and Claims Administration for William Lyon homes in Ladera Ranch, Orange County, California. Case involves alleged copper plumbing pin hole leaks. For more information go to www.LaderaCopperPinholeSettlement.com

In Re Aspen Series BB Evaporator Coil Litigation - State of Nevada - Initial Notice Administration on alleged defective design of evaporator coil units.

Defective Windows by Lincoln Wood Products, Inc.- Spring/Summer 2016 - Notice and Claims Administration.

HVAC Defect Case - Summer 2017 - Turner vs. Richmond American Homes of Nevada, Inc.; Eighth Judicial District Court, Clark County, Nevada; Case No. A-13-689790-D; Notice and Claims AdministrationNotice and Claims Administration.

Special Settlement Fund – South Carolina – Cracked or Faulting Concrete floor slabs Kelly vs. Portrait Homes – Summer 2017 - State of South Carolina, County of Charleston, Court of Common Pleas, Ninth Judicial District; Case No. 3013-CP-10-7066; Claims Administration.

Copper Pin Hole Leak Settlement – California – Fall 2017 - Meifen Wang et al. v. Kerrigan Yorba Linda Estates; California Superior Court, County of Orange; Case No – 30-2014-00740780; Notice and Claims Administration.

Copper Pin Hole Leak Settlement – California – Fall 2017 - Frank Pestana et al. v. William Lyon Homes, Inc; California Superior Court, County of Orange; Case No – 30-2015-00817757; Notice and Claims Administration.

HVAC Defect Case – Summer 2017 - Seasons HOA v. Richmond American Homes et al; United States District Court, District of Nevada; Case No: 2:16-cv-01816-JCM-CWH; Notice and Claims Administrator.

Evaporator Coil Unit Class Action – Nevada – Fall 2017 to 2020 - In Re: Aspen Series BB Evaporator Coil Litigation – Eighth Judicial District Court, Clark County, Nevada; Case No A-14-710463-D; Subsequent Notices, Claims Administration and Relief Distribution.



Other Non-Construction Defect Cases

Jackson vs. Metscheck - District Court, Atlanta, Georgia. A class action involving alleged violations of the Federal Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). This case is now closed.

National Trucking Financial Reclamation Services, LLC et al v. Pilot Corporation et al. - A class action settlement relating to whether rebates and discounts were properly paid to individuals, businesses, and other entities who participated in Pilot Flying J's over-the-road diesel fuel rebate and discount program. For more information go to www.DieselRebateSettlement.com.

Charles Trammell et al. vs. Ammari of Louisiana LTD - US District Court for Eastern District of Louisiana. A Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and Louisiana Wage Payment Law case involving alleged wage and hour violations. Opt-In case. Handling notice, collection of consent forms and distribution of relief awarded. This case is now closed.

Mathew Lopresti et al vs. Haseko (Hawaii), Inc., et al - Class Action involving approximately 3,000 homeowners in the Ocean Points/Hoakalei Project in Ewa, Honolulu, Hawaii. Handling initial notice and management of opt-outs.

Robert Greene et al vs. Alan Waxler Group Charter Services - Notice and Claims Administration for FLSA Wage and Hour Litigation Case in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mid-Pacific Country Club – Hawaii - Pesticide Drift - December 2015 - Initial Notice Administration.

Rental Express - Georgia - Non-compliance with State Regulations - February 2016 - Initial Notice Administration and Subsequent Voucher Relief Distribution.

Wage and Hour Case – California – April/May 2016 - Gough v. Hoffman Hospice of the Valley Inc. - Notice and Relief Distribution.

Surety Bond Agreement - Association of Apartment Owners of Kulana et al v. Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America et al. Circuit Court of the Fifth Circuit, State of Hawaii - Initial Notice Administration.

FCRA Litigation Case – September 2016 to Present - Jeffery Ridenour v. Multi-Color Corporation, et al.; US District Court, Eastern District of Virginia – Norfolk Division; Civil No 2:15-cv-00041; Notice and Relief Distribution.

FCRA Litigation Case – December 2016 to Present - James Hollifield v. DirecTV, LLC et al.; US District Court – Central District of California; Case No: 2:14-cv-07622; Notice and Relief Distribution.

Consumer Fraud case on Payday Loans – Summer 2017 to early 2018 - Harrison v. FMMR Investments (Rapid Cash); Eighth Judicial District Court, Clark County, Nevada; Case No A-10-624982-B; Notice and Claims Administration including Relief Distribution.