OpenTable Agrees To Revive Expired Deal Vouchers

Law360, New York (September 19, 2011, 2:55 PM EDT) -- An OpenTable Inc. customer asked a California federal judge on Friday to preliminarily approve a class action settlement that would require OpenTable to revive deal vouchers that allegedly expired earlier than mandated by state and federal law.

The proposed settlement would provide an “exceptional result” for putative class members that bought discount gift certificates from OpenTable's Spotlight Deal program. The certificates allegedly contained an unlawful period of expiry, according to plaintiff William Farrell's motion for preliminary approval.

“This proposed settlement results in millions of dollars of...
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