Groupon Unused Voucher 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:

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:

3:11-md-02238-DMS-RBB

Company: Groupon

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, 2016

Proof 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 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$500

Law Firm:
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd

Claim Form: In re Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation Online Claim Form

Case Name: In re Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation


Settlement Website: In re Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation

Claims Administrator:
Rust Consulting Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Rust Consulting Inc.

GROUPON CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR

c/o RUST CONSULTING, INC.

P.O. BOX 2727

FARIBAULT, MN 55021-9727

Tags: Deceptive Online Services, Unfair Services