Torczyner v. Staples

Case # 16-cv-02965
Case Name Torczyner v. Staples
Jurisdiction US District Court for S.D. CA
Summary

Staples offered a rewards program, which offered customers "rewards credits" for qualifying purchases that could be used towards other purchases at Staples.  Plaintiffs allege that Staples routinely engaged in deceptive practices to short members the rewards credits they had earned. Specifically, Staples did this by applying coupons for non-qualifying items pro rata across the entire transaction, which artificially decreased the amount of rewards credits customers earned.

Final Approval Date 08/28/2017
Result
  1. Final Approval granted.
  2. Objector Kron appealed the Final Approval.
  3. Plaintiffs motioned for an appeal bond of $50,000 from Objector-Appellant Kron.
  4. The Court granted an appeal bond of $5,000.
  5. Objector-Appellant Kron posted the appeal bond on 12/05/2017.
  6. Objector-Appellant Kron voluntarily withdrew his appeal on 01/12/2018.
Dismissal of Last Appeal 01/12/2018
Attachments Docket Report.pdf
Class Action Complaint.pdf
Preliminary Approval Order.pdf
Motion for Final Approval and Response to Objections.pdf
Final Approval Order.pdf
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Objection of Scott A. Kron

Objectors Scott A. Kron
Signers Scott A. Kron
Caroline Tucker
Attorneys Caroline Tucker
Summary
  1. Class members do not have adequate time to review Class Counsel's fee request.
  2. Attorneys' fees are excessive.
  3. Settlement should be considered a coupon settlement.
Attachments Objection of Scott Kron.pdf
Appeal of Objector Kron.pdf
Motion for Appeal Bond from Objector-Appellant Kron.pdf
Kron Opposition to Motion for Appeal Bond.pdf
Reply in Support of Motion for Appeal Bond.pdf
Order Granting Motion for Appeal Bond.pdf
Dismissal of Kron Appeal.pdf
Kron Appeal Docket.pdf
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