Canada Festival Metro Metro Ticket Price Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

The Festival Metropolitain pour la Musique Urbaine is settling a Canadian class action alleging that it violated the Consumer Protection Act by charging higher prices for tickets than advertised. The complaint alleged that the ticket sellers tacked on added fees and delivery costs that significantly raised ticket prices above the advertised amounts. To see the Notice, go to https://lambertavocatinc.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Préavis-EN.pdf.

Docket Number:

500-06-000980-199

Company: Festival Metropolitain pour la Musique Urbaine

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Objection Deadline: January 6, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: December 30, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: January 15, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

No claim forms are necessary, since company records will be used to identify class members.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are an individual who bought for the festival either a Weekend Pass at the price of $170 or a Gold VIP Pass at the price of $300, through the website metrometro.electrostub.com.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: $20 for each Weekend Pass purchased at $170; $35 for each VIP Pass purchased at $300.

Total Settlement Amount: CAD $215,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Law Firm:
Lambert Avocat Inc.

Case Name: Caufriez, et al. v. Festival Metropolitain pour la Musique Urbaine

Claims Administrator:
Lambert Avocat, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Lambert Avocat Inc.
11 St-Urbain, Suite 204
Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1Y6
jlambert@lambertacovatinc.com
(514) 526-2378

Tags: Entertainment, Event Tickets, Excessive Fees