Overview of the Settlement

Plumbers’ & Pipefitters’ Local #562 Supplemental Plan & Trust, et al., v. J.P. Morgan Acceptance Corporation I, et al., Case No. 08-cv-1713 (PKC)(WDW)

This Settlement relates to a class action lawsuit against J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., J.P. Morgan Acceptance Corporation I, and certain individuals. The Plaintiffs, on behalf of the Class, have agreed to settle the Released Claims related to the purchase or acquisition of certain pass-through certificates (the “Certificates”) pursuant or traceable to certain of Defendants’ Registration Statements in exchange for a settlement payment of $280 million. The Settlement applies to all Persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the Certificates pursuant or traceable to certain offerings and were damaged thereby. A complete listing of the included offerings is available here. Certain persons and entities are expressly excluded from the definition of the Class.

Your Legal Rights and Options in the Settlement

DO NOTHING. Get no payment. Remain a Class Member. Give up your rights.
REMAIN A MEMBER OF THE CLASS AND SUBMIT A CLAIM FORM POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 6, 2014. The postmark deadline passed on September 6, 2014.
EXCLUDE YOURSELF FROM THE CLASS (OPT OUT) BY SUBMITTING A WRITTEN REQUEST FOR EXCLUSION SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN JULY 3, 2014. The exclusion deadline has passed, and the Settlement has been approved.
COMMENT ON THE SETTLEMENT (INCLUDING OBJECTION) SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN JULY 3, 2014. The objection deadline has passed, and the Settlement has been approved.

GO TO THE HEARING ON JULY 24, 2014 AT 10:00 A.M., AND FILE A NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPEAR SO THAT IT IS RECEIVED NO LATER THAN JULY 3, 2014. The Hearing was held on July 24, 2014.

Please consult the Notice for more details on your options.

The Final Approval Hearing

The Final Approval Hearing was held on July 24, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., before the Honorable Pamela K. Chen, at the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, 225 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn, New York 11201, Courtroom 4F, to consider the fairness, reasonableness, and adequacy of the Settlement and related matters.





Important Dates
DateDeadline
September 6, 2014[Expired] Claim Form Deadline
(postmarked)
July 3, 2014
[Expired]
Exclusion Deadline
(received)
July 3, 2014
[Expired]
Objection Deadline
(filed and received)
July 24, 2014
at 10:00 a.m.
[Approved]
Final Approval Hearing

Your Options

  • To find out details regarding the Settlement, please consult the Notice