MGM Resorts International and Costco Gift Card 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:

MGM Resorts International and Costco are settling a class action alleging that the companies violated the Electronic Funds Transfer Act as well as state laws by charging inactivity fees on their gift cards. 

Docket Number:


Company: MGM Resorts International

Filing Deadline: October 29, 2018

Class Period: October 24, 2010 to July 31, 2018

Objection Deadline: October 15, 2018

Exclusion Deadline: October 15, 2018

Final Approval Hearing: November 9, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used for verification.


You may be eligible if you are an individual in the US who, between October 24, 2010 and July 31, 2018, bought an MGM gift card, and an inactivity fee was deducted from the funds on the card.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Pro rata share of the net settlement fund. The exact amount will depend on the number of valid claims filed.

Total Settlement Amount: $150,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:

Claim Form: MGM Resorts International Gift Card Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Hanson v. MGM Resorts International, et al.

Settlement Website: MGM Resorts International Gift Card Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Hanson v. MGM Resorts International, et al.
Heffler Claims Group
P.O. Box 58608
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8608

Tags: Deceptive Business Practices, EFTA, Gift Cards