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More than 175,000 Arizonans eligible for refund after Theranos OKs $4.9 million settlement

Mark Iandolo Apr. 25, 2017, 8:44am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced April 18 that Arizonans who purchased a blood test from Theranos Inc. will receive a full refund after a settlement between his office and the company.

Arizona AG claims success in fighting 'drive-by' lawsuits

Mark Iandolo Apr. 10, 2017, 12:33pm

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said his office has been turning the tide in the fight to protect small businesses in the state from “drive-by” litigation alleging violations of laws protecting the disabled.

Para Health Professionals, Examination Preparation Institute students eligible for refunds

Mark Iandolo Apr. 6, 2017, 11:47am

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich recently announced that select students will be eligible to receive up to $60,000 in refunds after a settlement with Para Health Professionals Inc. and Examination Preparation Institute Inc.

Arizona files sanction-related motions against Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities

Mark Iandolo Apr. 4, 2017, 12:22pm

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich recently announced that his office has filed a series of sanction-related motions against Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities (AID).

Arizona court dismisses more than 1,000 lawsuits brought by alleged serial litigator

Mark Iandolo Mar. 2, 2017, 8:32am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Feb. 17 that a judge has dismissed more than 1,000 allegedly frivolous lawsuits filed by a serial litigator.

Diamond Resorts settles with Arizona, to pay $800,000 for alleged customer deception

Mark Iandolo Jan. 10, 2017, 2:40pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has announced Dec. 23 that Diamond Resorts Corporation agreed to settle for $800,000 in a case involving allegations of customer deception.

Arizona joins 24-state coalition against Clean Power Plan, urges Trump to withdraw measure

Mark Iandolo Jan. 4, 2017, 9:02am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Dec. 15 that he has joined a 24-state coalition in opposing the Clean Power Plan put forth by President Obama. The coalition asks President-elect Donald Trump and Congressional leaders to withdraw the plan.

Advocacy group, Arizona attorney general both file lawsuits regarding ADA violations

S. Laney Griffo Dec. 30, 2016, 10:05am

Advocates for Individuals With Disabilities Foundation (AIDF) is suing Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich to make Brnovich investigate thousands of alleged Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) violations.

Ariz. AG seeks dismissal of more than 1,000 ADA cases

Mark Iandolo Dec. 13, 2016, 9:53am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Dec. 8 that his office has filed a motion to dismiss more than 1,000 open lawsuits put forth by an alleged serial litigator who targets Arizona businesses.

Arizona attorney general announces telemarketing ban for Larmore Auto Glass

Mark Iandolo Dec. 6, 2016, 9:37am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Dec. 1 that Larmore Auto Glass LLC has been banned from making telemarketing calls for six years after a settlement involving allegations of illegal telemarketing calls to Arizonans listed on the National Do Not Call Registry.

Arizona court orders 3 Gorillas Moving Company to pay $17,000 after alleged deception

Mark Iandolo Nov. 28, 2016, 1:45pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Oct. 14 that a Pima County Superior Court has found 3 Gorillas Moving and Storage LLC in violation of the Arizona Consumer Fraud Act. The court ordered the company to pay more than $17,000 in consumer restitution.

Arizona attorney general targets Arch Vacations, alleges Consumer Fraud Act violations

Mark Iandolo Nov. 22, 2016, 11:35am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a lawsuit Oct. 14 against Phoenix-based Arch Vacations Inc. and its president, Darlene Ziebell, alleging violations of the Arizona Consumer Fraud Act.

Arizona leads coalition urging Supreme Court to protect consumers in class action settlements

Mark Iandolo Nov. 22, 2016, 8:26am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Oct. 19 that he is leading a coalition of 17 attorneys general from across the nation to protect consumers from class action settlement process abuses.

Serial ADA lawsuit-filer's cases consolidated

Mark Iandolo Oct. 19, 2016, 2:36pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has announced that a judge has granted his request to consolidate 1,106 open lawsuits filed by a serial litigator targeting Arizona businesses.

Arizona attorney general seeks to stop Obama administration's transfer of internet trusteeship

Mark Iandolo Oct. 14, 2016, 10:27am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has joined the attorneys general from Texas, Oklahoma and Nevada in a lawsuit against the Obama administration in an attempt to stop it from ceding U.S. government trusteeship of the Internet to an unregulated and nongovernmental international body.

Court will let Ariz. AG intervene in deluge of ADA cases

Katelyn Kivel Sep. 16, 2016, 9:35am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) -- Arizona’s Attorney General Mark Brnovich has been given the green light by the Maricopa County Superior Court to intervene in a collection of state-level Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) complaints he labeled as systemic abuse of the judicial system.

Arizona AG wants 1,000-plus ADA lawsuits filed by alleged ‘serial litigator’ consolidated

Jessica Karmasek Sep. 8, 2016, 7:42am

Attorney General Mark Brnovich wrote in his motion, filed last week, that the “clock is ticking” for many defendants, most of which are Arizona small businesses.

Arizona Attorney General: Western Union has implemented compliance program in area

Mark Iandolo Aug. 25, 2016, 7:15pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a new development in the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) agreement with Western Union Financial Services Inc.

Arizona-based telemarketing business to pay $6 million to settle alleged violations

Mark Iandolo Aug. 5, 2016, 11:47am

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — A telemarketing enterprise will pay $6 million in restitution and civil penalties for allegations of bilking consumers across the nation out of millions of dollars, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has announced.

Lawless Denim to pay up to $20,000 after allegedly ripping off customers

Mark Iandolo Jun. 24, 2016, 12:18pm

PHOENIX (Legal Newsline) — Lawless Denim, a former Phoenix clothing retailer, will provide up to $20,000 in funds to be used as refunds for consumers allegedly victimized by the company, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has announced.