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Travel Websites and Hotel Chains Parties to Hotel Room Rate Price-Fixing Lawsuit

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Are the “Best Price” guarantees touted by Expedia, Priceline, Orbitz, Travelocity and other online travel websites something would-be travelers should count on? Maybe not, the Consumer Law team at Gilman Law LLP has recently filed a hotel room rate price-fixing lawsuit on behalf of angry consumers who’ve alleged that the online booking sites colluded with large hotel chains, including Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, Hilton Worldwide, Intercontinental, and others to fix the prices of hotel rooms. According to these lawsuits, the pricing guarantees offered by the likes of Expedia, Priceline, Orbits and Travelocity are nothing more than illusions, and comparison shopping on these sites is a waste of time.

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