June 2016: One of the appeals was dismissed, the reasons for which have not been disclosed. (In Re: Groupon Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, Case No. 16-55605, 9th Cir.) The…
September 2018: A federal judge granted Shutterfly’s motion to compel arbitration and stayed the proceedings.
January 2018: This lawsuit was transferred from state court to federal court. (Case No. 18-cv-266, N.D. Cal.)
December 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Shutterfly for allegedly deceptively advertising promotional deals on the Groupon website. According to the complaint, the marketing deceptively represents that customers who purchase the Groupon deals will receive a credit to be used toward purchases on the Shutterfly website without adequately disclosing that the Groupon deal is a promotional code that cannot be combined with other sales or promotions, such as free shipping codes. (Taylor et al v. Shutterfly Inc., Case No. 17-cv-320338, California State Court – Santa Clara County)
And he never even stepped foot in the cockpit.
Same amount of meat can be purchased for less on company’s own website.
Advertised savings on coupon site may not be as big as you think.
Reader says Groupon ad for run was deceptive.