The Defendant

Defendant is the University of Oklahoma.

The Claims in the Lawsuit

The lawsuit is brought on behalf of students alleging that the University of Oklahoma falsely reported data to U.S. News & World Report to inflate its rankings since 1999.

Case Status

5/29/2019: The Complaint was filed and assigned case number CIV-19-490-PRW.

How to Participate

If you are interested in participating in this case, please contact our office by emailing OUClassAction@jtblawgroup.com or calling (877) 561-0000. If the case is certified as a class action, eligible students will be notified and will automatically be included in this case unless they “opt out.”

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to pay anything?

No, you will not have to pay us anything out of your own pocket.  We are handling this case on a contingency basis. This means we will only be paid if the lawsuit is successful in obtaining relief either through a settlement or an award, and that payment will only come out of that settlement or award.

How long will the case take?

The length of lawsuits varies from case to case, but they typically last two or more years.

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