BEFORE THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION

Donnie R. Loness and Linda Loness v. U.S. Legal Services Group
Case No. 01-15-0002-4194

If you are a person with a Missouri address who paid U.S. Legal Services Group (“USLSG”) a legal or retainer fee from September 12, 2009 through October 27, 2014, you could get a payment from a class action settlement

An arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association authorized this notice.
This is not a solicitation from a lawyer.

A settlement (“Agreement”) has been proposed in the class action lawsuit referenced above pending with the American Arbitration Association styled Donnie R. Loness and Linda Loness v. U.S. Legal Services Group, Case No. 01-15-0002-4194 (the “Claim”).

  • The lawsuit alleges that U.S. Legal Services Group (“USLSG“) violated the MMPA and UPL by charging consumers fees for legal services despite not being licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri. The Arbitrator has made no finding of liability for or against USLSG. USLSG denies any wrongdoing.
  • If approved by the Arbitrator, the Defendant will provide a payment of $125,000.00 into a Settlement Fund which, after payment of attorney’s fees in the amount of $37,500.00 and payment of up to $5,00.00 to named Plaintiffs, will be distributed among all Class Members who submit valid claims on a pro rata basis. To obtain a payment, you must be a Class Member and must complete and submit a valid Claim Form by the deadline of March 24, 2018.

For full information or to learn more about the terms of the proposed Settlement and how your legal rights may be affected, please download and read the Full Notice or the Settlement Documents, and the Frequently Asked Questions section provided on this website.

Your legal rights are affected whether you act or don’t act. Please read the information provided on this website and the settlement documents carefully.