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Amicable Settlement Reached in Groupon Case

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CHICAGO, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A class action lawsuit against Groupon by Chicago resident Daniel Keeler reached an amicable agreement today.  Groupon sells vouchers redeemable at a variety of merchants by sending an e-mail advertisement to a list of subscribers offering big savings to consumers.  To date, Groupon's innovative "collective buying" coalition has resulted in the sale of more than four million "groupons."

"Groupon demonstrated to us that they are committed to their consumers," attorney Bill Gray said.  "It's a win-win for both the consumer and Groupon."

Groupon is sending e-mails to its customers providing details of its new terms and conditions. 

About Edelson McGuire: Edelson McGuire, LLC (http://www.edelson.com) formerly known as KamberEdelson LLC, is a commercial litigation and legal and political consulting firm with attorneys in Illinois, New York, California, and Florida. The firm's attorneys have been recognized as leaders in these fields by state and federal legislatures, the media, the courts and their peers. They have testified before the United States Senate on class action issues and have repeatedly been asked to work on federal and state legislation and policy issues involving banking, cellular telephony and consumer privacy. Their class settlements are collectively worth over one billion dollars and have changed the consumer protection policies of numerous industries.

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