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Nevada attorney general leads 10-state coalition defending state rights in regulating groundwater

Mark Iandolo Aug. 15, 2017, 9:32am

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) — Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced Aug. 10 that he is leading a 10-state coalition of attorneys general in a friend-of-the-court brief in the U.S. Supreme Court defending state rights in regulating groundwater.

Nevada announces $1.2 million in funding for new UNR Med OB/GYN department

Mark Iandolo Jul. 26, 2017, 9:21am

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) — Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced July 17 that $1.2 million has been allocated to the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) for a new OB/GYN department based in Reno with UNR Med community and hospital partners.

Nevada files brief on behalf of 21 states opposing Labor Department overtime rule appeal

Mark Iandolo Jan. 24, 2017, 12:09pm

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) — Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced Jan. 17 that he will oppose the Department of Labor’s appeal after its new overtime rule received a preliminary injunction.

Nevada attorney general intervenes in lawsuit involving possible endangered grouse

Mark Iandolo Nov. 15, 2016, 9:41am

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) — Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced Nov. 4 his intent to intervene in a lawsuit on behalf of Nevada over conservation efforts of the Bi-State sage-grouse, a species of sage-grouse living along the Nevada-California border.

Nevada, AIG subsidiary reach agreement after insurance dispute

Mark Iandolo Oct. 19, 2016, 2:37pm

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) — Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced this week that his office has settled with the Insurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania (ICSOP), a subsidiary of AIG.

Nev. AG reaches $9.5M settlement with Pfizer for misleading sales practices

Ashley Perry Nov. 5, 2014, 11:53am

Pfizer Inc., has agreed to a $9.5 million settlement with Nevada over allegations that the company withheld safety information about its postmenopausal hormone therapy medications, Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto announced on Monday.