Expedia, Others Join Bid To Toss Overcharging Suit

By Joyce Hanson (March 22, 2018, 6:52 PM EDT) -- Hotel booking websites Expedia Inc., Hotels.com LP and Travelscape LLC on Thursday urged a South Carolina court to throw out a proposed class action alleging they overcharged state residents for taxes and fees, saying the court has no jurisdiction over the matter.

Expedia, Hotels.com and Travelscape joined together in filing a motion to dismiss lead plaintiff Joseph Church's complaint for lack of personal jurisdiction, saying that he fails to allege facts showing that the Expedia defendants are at home in the state of South Carolina and that he can't impute to them any contacts that co-defendants Reservations Technologies Inc. and Benjamin...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!