Texas E-Filers Seek Class Cert In LexisNexis Fee Suit

Law360, Dallas (September 23, 2013, 8:04 PM EDT) -- Texas residents accusing legal data giant LexisNexis of using a no-bid contract to provide e-filing services for two counties to charge illegal and grossly overpriced e-filing fees in state courts moved Friday to certify a class of more than 3,000 litigants who paid the allegedly inflated costs.

Lead plaintiff Karen McPeters sought permission from the court to represent a class of litigants who paid e-filing fees to LexisNexis in Montgomery and Jefferson counties dating back to April 2006, on claims that the Montgomery County District Clerk...
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