Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
This class action alleges that Groupon and businesses making offers through Groupon illegally used expiration dates and other restrictions on vouchers, violated state consumer laws, and failed to make adequate disclosures of terms. It combines a number of lawsuits against Groupon. A previous settlement was reached in 2012 but was terminated after an appeal.Docket Number:
Filing Deadline: January 9, 2016
Class Period: November 1, 2008 to December 1, 2011
Objection Deadline: January 15, 2016
Exclusion Deadline: January 15, 2016
Final Approval Hearing: February 26, 2016Proof of Purchase:
Claim form requires information on vouchers.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you purchased or received a Groupon voucher between November 1, 2008 and December 1, 2011 for use in the US and did not redeem it or have it refunded. See the claims website for additional specifications and restrictions. Claims submitted under the previous settlement will automatically be deemed to have been submitted for this settlement unless claimants withdraw them.Typical Settlement Amount:
Varies. Claimants may receive credits in their Groupon accounts worth up to 130% of the customer purchase price of the vouchers; may be more or less in value depending on the amount and number of claims received. Credits must be redeemed within nine months. See settlement website for additional restrictions and conditions.
Total Settlement Amount: $8.5 millionClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd
Case Name: In re Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation
Settlement Website: In re Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation
Rust Consulting Inc.
Rust Consulting Inc.
GROUPON CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR
c/o RUST CONSULTING, INC.
P.O. BOX 2727
FARIBAULT, MN 55021-9727Tags: Deceptive Online Services, Unfair Services