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A class action settlement worth over $11 million has been reached to resolve claims that Lexington Law Firm, based in North Salt Lake, Utah, placed unsolicited calls and texts.

The Lexington Law settlement benefits individuals who received a phone call or text message from Lexington Law Firm on or after July 12, 2013 based on information gathered by third-party lead generators (TK Media Inc., Capital Leads LLC, Fluent LLC, and Credit Sesame).

Also included in the settlement are individuals who had a phone conversation with a Lexington Law Firm representative on or after July 12, 2013 where the firm obtained a copy of their credit report but did not sign up for Lexington’s credit repair services or opt out of text messages from the company.

Several plaintiffs have filed class action lawsuits against Lexington Law Firm, alleging that the firm sent them unsolicited text messages and phone calls advertising their credit repair and monitoring services.

For example, plaintiff Marcelo Pena allegedly received text messages from Lexington every day for three days. According to his class action lawsuit, these texts encouraged Pena to call the firm and utilize their services.

“Defendant’s unsolicited text messages caused Plaintiff actual harm, including invasion of his privacy, aggravation, annoyance, intrusion on seclusion, trespass, and conversion,” the Lexington Law Firm TPCA class action alleged.

According to the plaintiffs, these calls and texts violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, or TCPA. This federal law protects consumers from unsolicited telemarketing behaviors and requires businesses to obtain prior express written consent before sending calls and texts. Businesses which violate TCPA may be ordered to pay up to $1,500 in statutory damages for each violation.

Lexington Law Firm has not admitted any wrongdoing but has agreed to pay over $11.45 million in consumer payments to resolve the claims against them. This fund will provide cash payments of $6.15 to Class Members.

The class action settlement will also provide service awards of $2,500 for each plaintiff and attorneys’ fees of $1.45 million.

In order to benefit from the settlement, Class Members need to file a valid claim form by May 4, 2020. Any requests for exclusion or objections to the settlement terms must be filed by Feb. 26, 2020. The final approval hearing for the Lexington Law Firm TCPA class action settlement is scheduled for March 31, 2020.

Who’s Eligible

Individuals who received a phone call or text message from Lexington Law Firm on or after July 12, 2013 based on information gathered by third-party lead generators (TK Media Inc., Capital Leads LLC, Fluent LLC, and Credit Sesame). Additionally, individuals who had a phone conversation with a Lexington Law Firm representative on or after July 12, 2013 where the firm obtained a copy of their credit report but did not sign up for Lexington’s credit repair services or opt out of text messages from the company.

Potential Award

Cash payments of $6.15

Proof of Purchase

You will need to provide the telephone number that received the autodialed phone call or text message.

Claim Form

NOTE: If you do not qualify for this settlement do NOT file a claim.

Remember: you are submitting your claim under penalty of perjury. You are also harming other eligible Class Members by submitting a fraudulent claim. If you’re unsure if you qualify, please read the FAQ section of the Settlement Administrator’s website to ensure you meet all standards (Top Class Actions is not a Settlement Administrator). If you don’t qualify for this settlement, check out our database of other open class action settlements you may be eligible for.

Claim Form Deadline

5/4/2020

Case Name

Lebowitz v. Lexington Law Firm, Case No. 3:18-cv-8552-FLW-DEA, in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Eisenband v. Lexington Law Firm, Case No. 3:17-cv-03404-FLW-DEA, in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Elser v. Lexington Law Firm, Case No. 5:17-cv-00326-BJD-PRL, in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Cunningham v. Lexington Law Firm, Case No. 1:17-cv-00087, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah

Pena v. Lexington Law Firm, Case No. 18-cv-24407-UU, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Final Hearing

3/31/2020

Settlement Website
Claims Administrator

Lexington Law Firm TCPA Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 43515
Providence, RI 02940-3515
admin@lexlawtcpaSettlement.com
1-844-264-8240

Class Counsel

Abbas Kazerounian
KAZEROUNI LAW GROUP APC

Joshua Swigart
HYDE & SWIGART

Stephen P. DeNittis
DENITTIS OSEFCHEN PRINCE PC

Todd M. Friedman
LAW OFFICES OF TODD M. FRIEDMAN PC

Scott Edelsberg
EDELSBERG LAW PA

Andrew J. Shamis
SHAMIS AND GENTILE PA

Manuel S. Hiraldo
HIRALDO PA

Defense Counsel

Chad Fuller
TROUTMAN SANDERS LLP

 

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