Keith Loria Mar. 1, 2011, 2:20am
Gansler BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) - Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler announced on Tuesday that his office has reached a settlement with a construction company that allegedly reneged on its promise to build a clubhouse for the Hunters Brooke community.
Alejandro de los Rios Mar. 1, 2011, 10:50am
Strange NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) - Speaking at a Feb. 25 status conference for the multidistrict litigation surrounding the BP oil spill, plaintiffs attorneys sought to reassure states and municipalities of their sovereignty when it comes to filing claims.
Keith Loria Mar. 2, 2011, 2:54am
Van Hollen MADISON, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced on Wednesday that he has reached a $17,000 settlement with the owner of a barn who was allegedly party to burning that barn, violating environmental laws in the process.
Steve Korris Mar. 2, 2011, 9:42am
Chief Justice Margaret Workman CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - Winners of a $629,000 judgment in a medical malpractice trial will plead for more at the Supreme Court of Appeals, claiming a cap on their recovery violates the West Virginia Constitution.
Keith Loria Mar. 2, 2011, 2:00pm
Madigan CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) - Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced on Tuesday that she has filed a lawsuit against a national legal firm that allegedly charged upfront fees for its debt settlement services, but went back on its promises.
Keith Loria Mar. 3, 2011, 5:00am
McKenna SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) - Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna announced on Thursday that his office has reached an $800,000 settlement agreement with a debt relief company that allegedly violated the state's Consumer Protection and Debt Adjusting acts.
Jessica M. Karmasek Mar. 3, 2011, 12:31pm
Jepsen HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Connecticut utility regulators have put one of the state's largest telecommunications companies on notice that the safety of its citizens cannot be ignored, state Attorney General George Jepsen said in a statement Wednesday.