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Company Overview of LivingSocial, Inc.
LivingSocial, Inc. provides daily deals with discounts at local restaurants, bars, spas, and theaters in the United States and internationally. The company enables people to find, share, and enjoy local deals and new experiences. Its services include LivingSocial Instant, which helps members discover real-time discounts at nearby restaurants, stores, and businesses; Instant Escapes, a service that helps in booking weekend trips at the last minute; LivingSocial Adventures, which offers deals relating to excursions and events in and around a city; LivingSocial Families, which helps parents and kids discover hidden gems around town; LivingSocial Instant Deals, a real-time instant offerings deli...
1445 New York Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20005
Founded in 2008
Key Executives for LivingSocial, Inc.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Information Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.
LivingSocial, Inc. Key Developments
mophie, LLC Files Lawsuit against LivingSocial, Inc. and Source Vista for Selling Counterfeit Products
Aug 27 13
mophie, LLC filed a lawsuit on Aug. 26, 2013 in a California federal court against LivingSocial, Inc. and Source Vista for selling knock-off products. The suit alleges infringement of mophie's trade dress and trademarks and seeks monetary damages and an injunction against further infringing sales of products. mophie filed a complaint for Trademark Infringement, False Designation of Origin, Trademark Dilution, Trade Dress Infringement, Unfair Competition and Copyright Infringement. The company also made demand for a jury trial.
Blue Calypso, Inc. Dismisses its Patent Infringement Action against LivingSocial, Inc
Aug 21 13
Blue Calypso, Inc. dismissed its patent infringement action against LivingSocial, Inc. pursuant to the terms of an otherwise confidential settlement and license agreement.
LivingSocial, Inc. Closes its New York Office Space and Terminates its Local Events Division
Jul 16 13
LivingSocial, Inc. announced that it plans to stop producing local events on its own, a marking the end of a business that launched two years ago under the Adventures brand. As part of the move, the company is shedding at least 30 positions. The company is closing its New York office at 101 Fifth Avenue and is terminating its local events division. The closure of its New York office differs from Seattle, in that separate office space is still being provided in New York for employees that cannot work remotely. LivingSocial claims this move was not intended as a cost-cutting measure.
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