Nick Rees Apr. 1, 2009, 4:00pm
Martha Coakley (D) BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - A North Carolina insurance company has entered into a settlement with the Massachusetts attorney general that bars it from using unfair rating practices and company policies for underwriting automobile insurance policies in Massachusetts.
Nick Rees Apr. 2, 2009, 10:00am
Richard Blumenthal (D) HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - FirstEnergy Corp.'s $200 million plan to convert an Ohio power plant to a biomass burning facility to reduce emissions that were blown into Connecticut has drawn praise from Connecticut's attorney general.
Chris Rizo Apr. 2, 2009, 2:38pm
James Copland WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. Supreme Court's decision not to hear an appeal of a $79.5 million punitive damages award against tobacco company Altria Group Inc.'s Philip Morris USA unit could signal an "uphill battle" for tort reform efforts, a leading expert said.
Keith Loria Apr. 3, 2009, 11:57am
Andrew Cuomo (D) ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has reached a $246,000 settlement that will reimburse farmers who were deceived by an Ontario County seed production company over the quality of seeds that they purchased.
staff reports Apr. 3, 2009, 12:00pm
Steve Poizner (R) SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - First it was San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom's not so veiled point of suggesting fellow Democrat California Attorney General Jerry Brown has been around a long time when he recalled how he used to sit on Brown's knee as a toddler.