Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Active: OpenCase Summary:
A payment of more than $11 million will settle a Kentucky class action against VGW Malta, Ltd. and VGW Luckyland, Inc. about their Chumba Casino and Luckyland Slots gambling games. The complaint alleged the companies violated Kentucky gambling laws by selling virtual coins in the games.Docket Number:
Company: VGW Malta, Ltd.
Filing Deadline: March 6, 2023
Class Period: March 17, 2017 to March 17, 2022
Objection Deadline: December 15, 2022
Exclusion Deadline: December 15, 2022
Final Approval Hearing: January 9, 2023Proof of Purchase:
You do not have to provide proof, but you do have to provide your Chumba Casino or Luckyland Slots user ID (if known) and all of your email addresses associated with the two games.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you are an individual in Kentucky (as determined by your billing address, IP address, or other information on file with VGW) who spent $5 or more in a twenty-four-hour period on Chumba Casino or Luckyland Slots, between March 17, 2017 and March 17, 2022.Typical Settlement Amount:
Payment of a portion of the net settlement fund. The amount of your payment will depend on a number of things, including (1) the total amount of your in-game purchases with Chumba Casino or Luckyland Slots, with those who spent more getting a higher percentage back, and (2) the number of valid claims submitted.
Total Settlement Amount: $11,750,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Bursor & Fisher
Claim Form: VGW Games Settlement Claim Form
Case Name: Armstead v. VGW Malta Ltd. and VGW Luckyland, Inc.
Settlement Website: VGW Games Settlement Website
JND Legal Administration
VGW Games Settlement
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P.O. Box 91350
Seattle, WA 98111