Washington LCD Panel Antitrust Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

The LCD class action settlement is open to all Washington Class Members who purchased one (or more) of the following LCD flat panel products for their own use between Jan. 1, 2004 and Dec. 1, 2006:

  • LCD television
  • LCD flat-screen monitor
  • LCD notebook computer
  • LCD color-screen iPod
  • LCD color-screen cell phone

Estimated Amount

$6 – $108

The LG settlement will award Class Members different cash payments depending on the number of products purchased. Individuals who bought an LCD television can receive $108; those who purchased a flat-screen monitor can get $70; individuals who bought a notebook computer will receive $75; and those who purchased a color screen iPod or cell phone can get $6 per item.

Proof of Purchase


Case Name

State Of Washington v. AU Optronics Corporation et al.,
Case No. 10-2-29164
State of Washington King County Superior Court

Case Summary

The lawsuit accuses AU Optronics, Chimei, Chunghwa, Epson, Hitachi, LG, Samsung, Sharp, and Toshiba of conspiring together to fix the prices of LCD flat panel devices.This conspiracy resulted in higher prices for these appliances

Settlement Pool





Washington LCD Claims

c/o A.B. Data, Ltd.

P.O. Box 170500

Milwaukee, WI 53217