Berger BECKLEY, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - A federal judge this week denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by former Massey Energy shareholders.
Coakley WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- The Department of Justice, the commonwealth of Massachusetts and the state of Rhode Island have announced that they have settled with parties allegedly responsible for the Buzzards Bay oil spill.
Marshall BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - The Commonwealth of Massachusetts may not collect taxes on merchandise sold by an out-of-state company to Massachusetts residents, the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Fremont General Corp. is paying $10 million to settle allegations brought by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that it gave out unfair home loans.
Coakley WASHINGTON D.C. (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley will argue before the United States Supreme Court Monday in a case over drug analysis certificates and a defendant's right to confront his accuser.
Cuomo NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - Facing a possible lawsuit from New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, Merrill Lynch & Co. agreed Thursday to buy back the auction rate securities it had sold before the ARS market collapsed in February.
Merrill Lynch BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Another seller of auction rate securities has settled allegations that it misled customers.