Court affirms $42 Million Judgment on behalf of Safeway Shoppers

On August 4, 2017, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a $42 million judgment against Safeway for breaching its contract by marking up the price of groceries ordered through Safeway’s home delivery service. The judgment represent full recovery of class members’ damages plus interest. Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith LLP (CSK&D) partners Steve Schwartz and Tim Mathews represented the Safeway consumers. Collectively they have secured full-recovery class settlements and judgments on behalf of consumers of Apple, Whirlpool, T-Mobile, Bayer, Siemens, American Airlines, Nationwide Insurance, and Merrill Lynch. A copy of the opinion can be viewed here. A video of the Ninth Circuit argument can be viewed here. For more information, visit or contact the attorneys for this case via the form below.

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Attorneys for this case:

Steven A. Schwartz
Timothy N. Mathews