At least two lead plaintiffs represented by the law firm McGuireWoods are vigorously opposing a proposed $49 million settlement the firm reached this month in a class action against the nation’s leading bar review company, BAR/BRI.

In addition to providing perhaps $125 to each of the estimated 300,000 class members, the pact calls for BAR/BRI owner West Publishing and co-defendant Kaplan Inc. to discontinue a 10-year-old co-marketing agreement, according to a statement McGuireWoods sent The Recorder.

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