Pokemon Go Fest 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:

Niantic, Inc. is settling a class action filed in relation to its Pokemon Go Festival in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 2017. The complaint alleges that technical difficulties prevented attendees from playing Pokemon Go during the festival.

Docket Number:

2017 CH 10281

Company: Niantic Inc.

Filing Deadline: July 24, 2018

Class Period: July 22, 2018

Objection Deadline: July 9, 2018

Exclusion Deadline: July 9, 2018

Final Approval Hearing: September 6, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

If you received a notice in the mail, you have been identified as a person who had a ticket for the festival. If you wish to claim for airfare, hotel, or car rental expenses, or if you wish to make a claim that’s higher than the Unverified Expenses Cap in other categories, you must provide documentation. See claim form for Unverified Expenses Caps.


You may be eligible if you had a valid ticket for and attended the Pokemon Go Fest in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 2017.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies. Portion of the net settlement fund, depending on the number of valid claims received and the amount of expenses to be refunded.

Total Settlement Amount: $1,575,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Zimmerman Law Offices

Claim Form: Pokemon Go Festival Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Norton, et al. v. Niantic, Inc.

Settlement Website: Pokemon Go Festival Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Kurtzman Carson Consultants

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Pokemon GO Fest Administrator
c/o Kurtzman Carson Consultants
P.O. Box 404041
Louisville, KY 40233-4041

Tags: Entertainment, Live Events