The proposed settlement was brought forward to an Illinois judge, and would end a nine year multidistrict litigationagainst IKO Manufacturing. We built our house in 2009 using Mdl shingles 50 year and have leaks starting the first year we moved in,also having a color problem was to be black only to turn to gray with a lot of sand loss to the shingles, Your email address will not be published. The proposed settlement was brought forward to an Illinois judge, and would end a nine year multidistrict litigation against IKO Manufacturing. We replaced the IKO the builder put on our house at about 15 years old. Do you mind if i ask what you did to receive a settlement? This litigation does not pertain to and the settlement does NOT affect owners/lessees of buildings with IKO fiberglass shingles (some of which have been sold under the same brand names listed above for IKO Organic Shingles). According to all the comments above it sounds pointless to post for help. Our entire roof has been replaced because of seriously deteriorating IKO shingles. A free inside look at company reviews and salaries posted anonymously by employees. Please advise. As a result of this effort, the appellate court overturned the district’s judge previous ruling that denied Class certification. Made a CLAIM SEVERAL YEARS AGO, HAD TO REPLACE THE ROOF., WATING FOR. I’m hoping my name is added to the list of the many more who need help replacing their shingles. Based on the facts of the case, the plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege the following violations: This complaint claims that IKO roof shingles suffer many defects that are improperly covered under the warranty. I am now going to a local attorney for advise. This home was newly constructed during 2012 by Orleans at Brookshire Estates, which purchased and installed IKO “Cambridge” roofing shingles. IKO won’t be able to pay me enough to make up for what they caused. BEEN SEVERAL YEARS ………. That they will come back and ask for more. So it’s no small thing when a house’s siding cracks and warps, shingles crumble, or windows leak prematurely. Contact Us. Wind storms can easily cause serious damage to their shingles that require emergency repairs. IKO has denied warranty coverage for the defects experienced by plaintiffs and consumers across the country. Hellk, who did u call about being part of the kawsuit? Claim.
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  • Going forward I will tell everyone I know not to purchase IKO products. If your shingles are blistering and losing their shingles, your roof is in definite need of repair. Violation of the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law. Please provide any additional information about your inquiry. Some of their dislike is due to the problems that led to the lawsuits and the effect installing bad shingles had on their reputations.There’s a lingering issue though: IKO’s reputation for shingles that don’t seal properly. Top Class Answered by Guest_94618006: I am in the process of re-roofing. this happened May of this year. The amount would barely cover the removal. You can also receive notifications when this article is updated by using your free Top Class Actions account and clicking the “Follow Article” button at the top of the post. IKO opened it’s first shingle plant in 1959 in Brampton, Ontario an Eastern part of Canada. That house is now a pile of rubble because I couldn’t afford to fix it. They will send you a packet of what is need to submit the claim. In 2009, the company was hit with a class action lawsuit alleging that its Oakridge Shadow 40-year shingles are defective, in that they deteriorate far before the expiration of their warranty periods. Disgraceful.
    Expressing support for the settlement deal, the consumers’ attorneys say that the settlement “saves considerable judicial and attorney time and expense, and achieves signifiant improvements to class members’ warranty claims.”. My neighbor's house, built same month, same builder, same shingle, re-roofed last fall. Sure these are easy things to get while your ceiling is saturated and drywall deteriorating. }} } );jQuery(document).bind('gform_post_conditional_logic', function(event, formId, fields, isInit){} );, [gravityform id="805" title="false" description="false" ajax="true" field_values="l=CA"],
    They should go out of business and stop infecting the market with crap products. After learning of these defects, IKO continued to market and sell the shingles to the public and to make false representations and warranties in connection with those sales despite knowing the defects would cause consumers to incur significant property damage and economic loss. As part of the settlement, IKO paid $7.5 million for the benefit of Class Members. Please note: Top Class Actions is not a settlement We tell you about cash you can claim every week! They look rotten and they are blowing off. We replaced 50 square. is_confirmation;var mt = parseInt(jQuery('html').css('margin-top'), 10) + parseInt(jQuery('body').css('margin-top'), 10) + 100;if(is_form){jQuery('#gform_wrapper_805').html(form_content.html());if(form_content.hasClass('gform_validation_error')){jQuery('#gform_wrapper_805').addClass('gform_validation_error');} else {jQuery('#gform_wrapper_805').removeClass('gform_validation_error');}setTimeout( function() { /* delay the scroll by 50 milliseconds to fix a bug in chrome */ jQuery(document).scrollTop(jQuery('#gform_wrapper_805').offset().top - mt); }, 50 );if(window['gformInitDatepicker']) {gformInitDatepicker();}if(window['gformInitPriceFields']) {gformInitPriceFields();}var current_page = jQuery('#gform_source_page_number_805').val();gformInitSpinner( 805, '' );jQuery(document).trigger('gform_page_loaded', [805, current_page]);window['gf_submitting_805'] = false;}else if(!is_redirect){var confirmation_content = jQuery(this).contents().find('.GF_AJAX_POSTBACK').html();if(!confirmation_content){confirmation_content = contents;}setTimeout(function(){jQuery('#gform_wrapper_805').replaceWith(confirmation_content);jQuery(document).scrollTop(jQuery('#gf_805').offset().top - mt);jQuery(document).trigger('gform_confirmation_loaded', [805]);window['gf_submitting_805'] = false;}, 50);}else{jQuery('#gform_805').append(contents);if(window['gformRedirect']) {gformRedirect();}}jQuery(document).trigger('gform_post_render', [805, current_page]);} );} );