Attorney Bruce Newman is plaintiffs' class counsel in an action that was consolidated from several lawsuits in the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois where a tentative $6.5 million settlement was preliminarily approved on October 28, 2014. Consumers who purchased Nestle Purina's Waggin' Train or Canyon Creek Ranch chicken jerky products and had their pet suffer injury or death may obtain claim forms at www.dogtreatproductssettlement.com. The deadline for submission of these forms is April 1, 2015, and you may call the claims administrator at 1-866-329-9963. Any specific questions on pet food product liability litigation may be addressed by calling Bruce Newman at 860-583-5200. The hearing on final approval is scheduled for June 23, 2015 at 10am in Chicago.