Ever Buy FiveFingers Barefoot Running Shoes? You Are Owed Some Money

Vibam FiveFingers  shoes class action lawsuit settlement
If you were one of the millions of people who bought a pair of those strange-looking toe running shoes, you may have some money coming back to you. Vibram, the company that makes the FiveFingers barefoot running shoes, recently settled a lawsuit that their running shoes made false claims about the health benefits customers could get from wearing their shoes. They had falsely advertised that wearing the shoes would “improve foot health” without supporting scientific evidence.

Due to the class action lawsuit settlement, anyone who purchased FiveFingers shoes after March 2009 may be entitled to as much as $94 per pair. The final amount distributed for each pair claimed will depend


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3 Responses to Ever Buy FiveFingers Barefoot Running Shoes? You Are Owed Some Money

  1. My brother in law bought this five fingers running shoes last year. Even though it’s quite expensive but he told me that this shoes has a lot of benefits.

  2. greg says:

    Although I didn’t have any problem with my shoes, I’ll still be claiming the money. I think it’s important to teach corporations not to lie about what their product can do. I think many people would have bought them even without their claims, but they got greedy and wanted to say they did more than they do. They got caught and now Five Fingers needs to pay.

  3. Luba says:

    I don’t believe that this corporation has false clams. I believe that a Compony like Nike or Adidas funded this article to try to get their competition discredited. A messy game and this disruptive game counts in people that get fooled.

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