A settlement has been reached in class actions proceeding in Canada and the United States. A copy of the settlement is available here.
The settlement applies to persons who own or owned homes, residences, buildings or other structures in Canada or the United States whose roofs contain or contained BP Organic Shingles. Click here for more information about who is affected by the settlement.
Building Products of Canada Corp./La Cie Materiaux de Construction BP Canada denies the allegations asserted in the lawsuits and asserts that BP Organic Shingles are free of any defects and, if properly installed, will last throughout the entire warranty period.
The settlement has received the requisite court approval and became effective on January 21, 2013.
The deadlines for opting out (excluding yourself) of the settlement and submitting submissions to the Courts regarding the settlement have passed.
To be eligible for compensation under the settlement, you must submit a timely and complete Claim Form. Click here for more information.
For more information about the process for requesting a review of a claim decision, please click here.