Cooper NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Legal Newsline) - A court injunction has been issued at Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper's request against an electronics seller that will require the company to set aside $200,000 in a court account to pay for remedies.
Blumenthal HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal joined 22 other state attorneys general on Friday in an attempt to get a Palo Alto, Calif.-based Internet message board host to change its protection and fee policies.
Stenehjem BISMARCK, N.D. (Legal Newsline) - The North Dakota Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that a Minneapolis non-profit must sell its land in North Dakota because of state restrictions on corporate ownership.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) - Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray sent a strong warning to home improvement contractors on Friday, filing charges against eight Ohio companies that allegedly defrauded Ohio consumers.
Abbott HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced Thursday that his office has filed an enforcement action against a Houston-based tax resolution company and its owner over allegedly misleading customers.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced Thursday that a Fairhaven real estate company and a real estate broker have settled a suit involving allegedly deceptive and threatening notices sent to tenants of foreclosed properties.
Swanson ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legal Newsline) - Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed two separate lawsuits Wednesday against two companies that allegedly deceived seniors into purchasing unnecessary home and medical safety products.
Cooper RALEIGH, N.C. (Legal Newsline) - North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper announced Wednesday that two home repair firms have agreed to pay a total of $100,000 for violating North Carolina consumers' three-day right to cancel door-to-door sales contracts.
Blumenthal HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal announced on Wednesday that an herbal sales company and its owner will to pay back $88,0000 to consumers over allegations of unethical delivery and collection practices.
Suthers DENVER (Legal Newsline) - Colorado Attorney General John Suthers has obtained a $2.5 million judgment against a Colorado Springs business and its owners and operators for allegedly defrauding consumers in search of assistance in obtaining or completing federal immigration forms.
Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced Tuesday that a Norwich, Conn., man has been ordered to pay $187,657 in damages and civil penalties resulting from his alleged involvement in mortgage fraud that resulted in numerous foreclosures.
Kroger SALEM, Ore. (Legal Newsline)- An Oregon auto dealership has been ordered to pay $650,000 in fines for deceiving customers about the damage history of its vehicles, state Attorney General John Kroger announced on Monday.
McMaster COLUMBIA, S.C. (Legal Newsline) - South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster announced on Monday that he has entered into an agreement with Duke Energy South Carolina over the company's 401 Water Quality Certification.
Milgram TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - A Spring Lake, N.J., resident was ordered to pay $5.1 million in penalties and restitution for violating the New Jersey Uniform Securities Law, state Attorney General Anne Milgram announced Wednesday.
Swanson MINNEAPOLIS (Legal Newsline) - Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against a job-search company that allegedly didn't deliver on its promises to help unemployed people find jobs.
Six TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) - Kansas Attorney General Steve Six announced on Tuesday that the state will receive a $1 million grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance to crack down on methamphetamine manufacturing, trafficking and sales across the state.
Van Hollen WAUKESHA, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced a settlement with an engine manufacturer on Tuesday, over alleged air pollution violations at a manufacturing facility.