Chris Rizo Nov. 1, 2009, 11:00am
Jerry Brown (D) SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline)-San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom's abrupt exit from the California governor's race is a boon for state Attorney General Jerry Brown, who is considering a run for the job he previously held, a leading political figure said Sunday.
Chris Rizo Nov. 2, 2009, 12:02am
U.S. Supreme Court building WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The U.S. Supreme Court today will hear arguments in a case that could affect fees that the mutual fund industry charges investors, possibly creating a flood of lawsuits if the high court sides with petitioners in the case.
Nick Rees Nov. 2, 2009, 12:20pm
J.B. Van Hollen (R) MADISON, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Almost $35,000 has been recovered by Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen in compensation for employees of Van Der Molen Recreational Properties, Inc., following the closing of the Warrens, Wis., firm earlier this year.
Nick Rees Nov. 2, 2009, 4:49pm
Richard Blumenthal (D) HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Thirteen makers and distributors of scarce seasonal flu vaccines have been written letters by Attorney General Richard Blumenthal over allegations of price fixing and preferential treatment for big retailers.
Chris Rizo Nov. 2, 2009, 7:12pm
Charles Poochigian (R) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-If California Appeals Court Associate Justice Charles Poochigian turns out to be as socially conservative on the bench as he was as a state lawmaker, it could spell trouble for state Attorney General Jerry Brown's political future, lawyers say.