Kathy Woods Feb. 1, 2010, 10:00am
Nevada Supreme Court building CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline)-The Nevada Supreme Court reversed a district court ruling, saying that state engineer at the time, Hugh Ricci, violated his statutory duty by failing to rule on Southern Nevada Water Authority's water appropriation application within one year.
Chris Rizo Feb. 1, 2010, 2:00pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Legal Newsline)-General Tobacco, which owes the states approximately $284.5 million and faces delisting, said Monday that the company feels protected after an Arkansas judge said the company's brands cannot be taken off store shelves there over its failure to make payments under the multistate Master Settlement Agreement.
Nick Rees Feb. 1, 2010, 5:00pm
Doug Gansler (D) BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) - A Baltimore company that offers unregistered secured notes backed by real estate in advertisements in a local paper widely read by seniors has been issued a cease-and-desist order by Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler's office.
Chris Rizo Feb. 1, 2010, 6:23pm
Buddy Caldwell (D) BATON ROUGE, La. (Legal Newsline)-The National Football League on Monday acknowledged that it does not have exclusive copyright ownership of a popular New Orleans Saints football rallying cry, Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell told Legal Newsline.