RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE OR OPT OUT

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Opt Out Form

If you are a Class Member and wish to participate in the Settlement, you do not need to do anything at this time. Class Members who do not opt out will be bound by the Settlement and the releases in it and will be entitled to share in any of the benefits that may become available to them as Class Members, provided that they proceed within the timeframes provided for in the Settlement to advance their claims.

If you are a Class Member and you do not wish to participate in the Settlement, then you must opt out. Opt-Out Forms are available at https://www.invokanacanadasettlement.com or by contacting Trilogy Class Action Services at the address below. The deadline to opt out of the Settlement and the Proceedings is September 6, 2022. By opting out, you are choosing:

  1. not to take part in the Settlement;
  2. not to participate in any way in the Proceedings, AND
  3. not to participate in any benefits arising from the Settlement or the Proceedings.

If you are a member of the Quebec Class and have filed an individual lawsuit against Janssen Inc., Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc., Janssen Ortho LLC, Johnson & Johnson, and/or Johnson & Johnson Inc. regarding the same subject matter as this class action and you do not discontinue your individual action before September 6, 2022, you will be deemed to have opted out of this class action.

Class Members who opt out will not be bound by the Settlement or the releases in the Settlement and will also not be entitled to share in any of the proceeds that may become available to Class Members as part of the Settlement.

The Proceedings will be dismissed as part of the Settlement. There will be no further opportunity to opt out of the Settlement or the Proceedings.

Members of the Quebec Class who wish to opt out must send their completed Opt-Out Form to Clerk of the Superior Court of Quebec at the following address:

Clerk of the Superior Court of Quebec – Montreal Courthouse
1, Notre-Dame Street East
Montreal (Quebec) H2Y 1B6
Court File No.: 500-06-000906-186