This excerpt taken from the ALL 10-Q filed Nov 1, 2005.
D. Release and Waiver.
The scope of the release and waiver that Class Members are providing Allstate is important, and the full text of that release is attached as an Appendix to this Notice. In summary, if the settlement is approved by the Court, the scope of the release and waiver upon the Effective Date of the settlement is as follows:
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Notice Of Class Action Settlement
3. Any Class Member who submits a timely or late Claim Form will also (a) acknowledge that none of the amounts paid under this settlement will constitute compensation under the Allstate Retirement Plan or the Savings and Profit Sharing Fund of Allstate Employees, and will waive any and all claims for additional contributions to and/or benefits under any pension, retirement and/or 401(k) plan maintained or sponsored by Allstate based on any amount paid under the settlement.
This summary is for your convenience only. The full scope of the release and waiver will be governed by the terms of the Settlement Agreement.