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UPDATE

Payments for all approved claims were mailed on April 19, 2018. If you need to update your address or have your check reissued, please contact the Settlement Administrator.

The Court granted Plaintiffs’ Motion for Distribution of Settlement Funds on March 12, 2018.

Objections to the Motion to Distribute Settlement Funds were due March 8, 2018.

A Motion to Distribute Settlement Funds was filed on February 21, 2018.

The deadline for submitting Claims was May 31, 2017.

Final approval of the 2016 Settlements was granted on February 26, 2017.

In re Steel Antitrust Litigation is a class action lawsuit alleging violations of the U.S. antitrust laws by several steel manufacturers including ArcelorMittal S.A., ArcelorMittal USA, LLC, Nucor Corporation, United States Steel Corporation, Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation, AK Steel Holding Corporation, Steel Dynamics, Inc., SSAB Swedish Steel Corporation, and Commercial Metals Company (“Defendants”). The steel manufacturers were sued by several businesses (“Plaintiffs”) for the alleged violations of restricting output and therefore raising or “fixing” the prices for Steel Products sold for delivery in the United States between April 1, 2005 and December 31, 2007. The Plaintiffs are Standard Iron Works, Wilmington Steel Processing Co., Inc., Capow, Inc. d/b/a Eastern States Steel, Alco Industries, Inc., and Gulf Stream Builders Supply, Inc. The Court has appointed the firms Fine, Kaplan and Black, R.P.C. and Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, P.L.L.C. as Interim Co-Lead Class Counsel.

Please be advised that your rights may be affected by this class action lawsuit if, during the period between April 1, 2005 and December 31, 2007 you bought Steel Products directly from one or more of the Defendants for delivery in the United States.