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This litigation relates to Wire Harness Products purchased directly from a defendant.

Wire Harness Products generally are defined as electrical distribution systems used to direct and control electronic components, wiring, and circuit boards in motor vehicles, as well as automotive electrical wiring, lead wire assemblies, cable bond, automotive wiring connectors, automotive wiring terminals, high voltage wiring, electronic control units, fuse boxes, relay boxes, junction blocks, power distributors, and speed sensor wire assemblies used in motor vehicles, and for each of the foregoing their respective components, modules, and assemblies for which they are a component.

You were previously notified of the existence of this class action, the nature of the Plaintiffs’ claims, and settlements with the Chiyoda, Fujikura, Lear, LEONI, G.S. Electech, Sumitomo, Tokai Rika, Yazaki, Furukawa, and Mitsubishi Electric Defendants. The Court has granted final approval to each of those settlements and has approved Plaintiffs’ proposed plan for distribution of the net settlement proceeds attributable to those settlements. To see documents relating to these settlements click here.

Plaintiffs have now reached settlement with DENSO totaling $273,783.26. The Court has preliminarily approved the settlement and has provisionally certified the Settlement Class. To see documents related to the DENSO settlement click here.

If you purchased Wire Harness Products in the United States directly from any of the Defendants during the period from January 1, 2000 through December 13, 2016, you may be a member of the DENSO Settlement Class. To receive your share of the DENSO settlement fund you must either have previously submitted a valid Claim Form in connection with the prior settlements identified above, or you must submit a valid Claim Form postmarked no later than March 18, 2022. If you previously submitted a Claim Form in the Wire Harness Products case, you should not file a new Claim Form unless you wish to include additional purchases during the relevant class period that were not included in your prior submission(s).

If you believe you are a member of the DENSO Settlement Class please review the Notice which contains information about the proposed settlement, and your rights with respect to the settlement and related matters.

Please click here if you have any questions concerning this litigation, or need any additional information.

Important Dates

  • January 7, 2022
    Opt Out Deadline
  • February 17, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.
    Final Approval Hearing
    Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse
    Courtroom 817
    231 West Lafayette Blvd
    Detroit, MI 48226
  • March 18, 2022
    Claim Filing Deadline