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California attorney general joins lawsuit against Indivior, MonoSol Rx for alleged monopoly

Mark Iandolo Sep. 26, 2016, 2:31pm

PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - California Attorney General Kamala Harris has announced that California, in conjunction with 34 other states and the District of Columbia, has filed a lawsuit against Indivior, a British pharmaceutical company, and MonoSol Rx for alleged antitrust violations.

California attorney general supports EPA's New Source Performance Standards

Mark Iandolo Aug. 18, 2016, 3:13pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris has joined eight other states and the city of Chicago in a motion to intervene in support of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) New Source Performance Standards.

K12 Inc. settles case involving allegations of California false claims violations

Mark Iandolo Jul. 14, 2016, 1:13pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) — K12 Inc., a for-profit online charter school operator, and the 14 affiliated non-profit schools known as the California Virtual Academies (CAVA Schools), will settle a case involving allegations of false claims, Attorney General Kamala D. Harris has announced.

California AG asks Department of Education to revoke federal recognition of ACICS

Mark Iandolo Jun. 9, 2016, 8:45pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced that she has sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Education, asking it to revoke federal recognition of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

College group: Plaintiffs bar, feds, state AGs teaming against for-profit colleges

Jessica Karmasek Apr. 6, 2016, 9:41am

Last month, the DOE released a proposal that would establish borrower-friendly processes for seeking and obtaining loan relief triggered by what the agency describes as “unscrupulous conduct” by higher education institutions. As part of the proposal, the department provided options to negotiators that would protect students from the use of mandatory arbitration provisions in enrollment agreements.

Harris joins brief to Supreme Court to consider Texas abortion ruling

Mark Iandolo Jan. 13, 2016, 8:31pm

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced that California will join 13 other states and the District of Columbia in a friend-of-the-court brief, asking the Supreme Court of the United States to reverse a lower court decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole that allegedly restricts access to abortion services in Texas.