If you or someone that you know owns a Toshiba Satellite 5005 series laptop computer, you can file a claim for compensation. Toshiba Satellite 5005 laptop users have until June 27, 2005 to file a claim.
The settlement is in response to a lawsuit brought against Toshiba. There was an allegation there was a design defect that caused Satellite 5005 laptops to overheated or shut down.
The settlement provides a choice of remedies such as cash or credit vouchers to an extension of the warranty on the laptop. The website has an extensive FAQ section that provides details on the settlement and the claims process.
To file a claim for the laptop, visit the official Toshiba settlement page http://www.satellite5005settlement.com. You can download a claim form or file your claim online.