Texas Court Rejects Class Cert. In LegalZoom App Fee Case

Law360, Dallas (July 11, 2013, 3:42 PM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court on Thursday said LegalZoom.com Inc. won't have to face a nationwide class action alleging the company overcharged consumers for trademark application forms, saying the plaintiff failed to show that common questions of law applied across the board.

The Third District Court of Appeals said a trial judge did not have to conduct a state-by-state analysis of choice of law provisions to determine whether California law governed all class claims and did not abuse discretion by denying certification, saying it was plaintiff Simon...
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