You can exclude yourself from the Class. If you exclude yourself from the Class, you may not submit a claim and you will not be entitled to receive payment from this Settlement. Any person who would otherwise be a member of the Class may be excluded from the Class and from the Settlement by mailing a written request for exclusion to the Class Administrator to the following address:

Exclusions - Waterloo Hep-A Settlement
c/o The Notice Company
P.O. Box 778
Hingham, MA  02043

To be valid, your exclusion request must be received no later than MAY 2, 2019.  Your request for exclusion must contain the following:

  1. state your full name and mailing address,
  2. be signed and dated, and
  3. state that you request to be “Excluded from the Waterloo McDonald’s Hepatitis-A Class Action (Index No. 49796-2016) in the State of New York”. 

A member of the Class submitting such a request will be deemed excluded from the Class and from this Settlement. Any potential member of the Class who does not file a timely written request for exclusion will be bound by the Settlement and all subsequent proceedings, orders and judgments in this lawsuit, even if that member of the Class does not submit a claim.