YoPlus Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility:

The settlement covers purchases Yoplait YoPlus yogurt purchased between 7/26/2007 and 7/5/2012.

Estimated Amount:

The settlement fund anticipates paying $4 per YoPlus unit (One unit is a package of YoPlus – four yogurts in most cases).

Note that Claims of 13 YoPlus units or less do not require proof of purchase. Claims of more than 13 units do require a proof of purchase.

Proof of Purchase:

NOT required for claims of 13 units or less.

Required for claims of 14 units or more.

Claim Form: YoPlus Claim Form
Case Name: Johnson v. General Mills, Inc., et al., Case No. 8:10-cv-00061 (Central District of California)
Case Summary:

The plaintiffs alleged that Yoplait Yo-Plus made false claims about its yogurt having digestive health benefits. Yoplait and its corporate owner (General Mills) deny the claims, but the case was settled before any findings were made by the court.

Settlement Pool: $8,500,000
Settlement Website: Yoplait Yoplus Settlement
Claim Form Deadline: August 16, 2013
Claims Administrator: Johnson v. General Mills, Inc., et al.
c/o GCG
P.O. Box 35052
Seattle, WA 98124-3508