Welcome to the Information Website for the Smith v. Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit.

A Class Action Lawsuit, Smith v. Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company, cv-21-953473, has been filed in the Court of Common Pleas Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

If your Ohio vehicle was insured by Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company, or any of its affiliated companies doing business in Ohio, and you made a claim to Nationwide for physical damage to the vehicle resulting in a total loss claim payment from Nationwide between October 25, 2013 through January 31, 2019, this class action settlement may affect your rights.

  • A Proposed Settlement has been reached in a class action about whether Nationwide failed to pay applicable Vehicle Sales Tax to Plaintiff and other insureds in Ohio.
  • You may qualify for payment if you timely submit a valid Claim Form.
  • Your legal rights are affected whether you act or do not act. Please read this website carefully.

Your Legal Rights and Options in This Settlement
Submit a Claim Form The only way to get a payment if you qualify. You must submit a Claim Form to receive a payment in connection with this Settlement.
Ask to be Excluded You get no payment. This is the only option that allows you to ever be part of any other lawsuit against Nationwide over the legal claims in this case.
Object Write to the Court about why you do not agree with the Settlement.
Go to the Hearing Ask to speak in Court about the Settlement.
Do Nothing You get no payment. You give up rights.