IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOISEASTERN DIVISION ____________________________________ )THERESA MONTURANO, )Derivatively on Behalf of Nominal )Defendant GROUPON, INC., )) No.)Plaintiff, ))v. ))ERIC P. LEFKOFSKY, PETER J. BARRIS, )KEVIN J. EFRUSY, MELLODY HOBSON, )BRADLEY A. KEYWELL, THEODORE J. )LEONSIS, ANDREW D. MASON, )and HOWARD SCHULTZ )) Jury Trial Demanded)Defendants, ))and ))GROUPON, INC., )) Nominal Defendant. ) ____________________________________ )
SHAREHOLDER DERIVATIVE COMPLAINT FOR BREACH OF FIDUCIARY DUTY AND ABUSE OF CONTROL
Plaintiff, Theresa Monturano (“Plaintiff”), by and through her undersigned attorneys, brings this derivative complaint (the "Complaint") against the defendants named herein, for the benefit of nominal defendant, Groupon, Inc. (“Groupon” or the “Company”), against certainmembers of its Board of Directors (the “Board”) and certain of its executive officers seeking toremedy defendants' breaches of fiduciary duties and abuse of control.
NATURE AND SUMMARY OF THE ACTION
Groupon is an internet commerce company engaged in the direct marketing of
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