Sanchez v. CalPERS Class Action Partial Settlement


Case No. BC517444

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To: All California citizens who purchased LTC1 and LTC2 long term care policies from CalPERS from 1995 to 2004 who were subjected to the 2015 rate increase adopted by CalPERS in October 2012 (the “Class” or “Class Members”).

This website is to inform you of a partial settlement of this matter with respect to the claims asserted against Defendants Towers Watson Co., Towers Perrin and Tillinghast-Towers Perrin (collectively “Towers” or “Towers Defendants”) only. Importantly, this partial settlement in no way impacts any claims asserted against CalPERS, the remaining defendant in this class action case. Plaintiffs will continue to vigorously pursue the Class claims against CalPERS. This website is to inform you of the partial settlement with Towers including: the nature of the claims at issue and the effect of exercising your various options. You are not being sued.


DO NOTHING: By doing nothing, you will automatically participate in the partial settlement and will be bound by the terms of the Settlement Agreement and Release (see FAQ 13 and FAQ 17).

OBJECT: You may object to the Settlement according to the instructions contained in this website if you are not satisfied with the partial settlement, (see FAQ 15).

GO TO A HEARING: If you object, you may also speak in Court about the fairness of the Settlement according to the instructions contained in the Notice (see FAQ 15 , FAQ 16, and FAQ 17).

This website is authorized by the Court, supervised by counsel and controlled by Heffler Claims Group, the Settlement Administrator approved by the Court. This is the only authorized website for this case.

For more information please call 1-844-528-0188


Please read for a full explanation of the settlement and your options and all applicable timelines.


Contact us with any inquiries, comments, and/or requests.

Important Dates

  • Objection Deadline

    Wednesday, January 3, 2018
  • Final Fairness Hearing

    Friday, January 26, 2018

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