If you’ve purchased chicken products in the last ten years, you could be a little bit richer – emphasis on ‘little bit.’ Several chicken processors (it is alleged) have violated federal and state consumer and antitrust laws, conspiring on chicken prices and supplies, which resulted in antitrust litigation.
A settlement in the amount of $181M has been reached, but before any money is paid, there will be a hearing on December 20th as to whether to approve the settlements. To see if you are eligible to receive a payout that will no doubt reach dozens of cents per person, go to overchargedforchicken.com (not kidding). Or you can call (877) 888-5428. The deadline to get your cash settlement is December 31, 2022.