LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced Oct. 20 he has joined a bipartisan group of attorneys general in drafting a letter to health care companies with pharmacy benefit management (PBM) programs, urging them to take steps to curb prescription opioid abuse.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced July 19 that he has told Family Fitness, a gym in western Michigan, to cease and desist its allegedly unlawful practice of misleading gym members into believing they needed to make payments after already canceling their gym memberships and personal training contracts.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced June 21 that the state has terminated its contract with Det Norske Veritas Inc., a company that was preparing a risk analysis report on the Line 5 pipeline below the Straits of Mackinac, after allegations of violating conflict of interest rules.
FLINT,Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced Dec. 20 that his office has charged two former state of Michigan emergencymanagers, Darnell Earley and Gerald Ambrose, with allegations of failing to protect Flint citizens from health hazards caused by contaminated drinking water.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has thrown his support behind a federal lawsuit filed by a Michigan man against the publishers of Consumer Reports magazine accusing publication owners of violating state privacy laws in the way the company systematically profits from the unauthorized sale of subscriber information.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette, along with the Michigan Agency for Energy, Department of Environmental Quality, and Department of Natural Resources, has announced Det Norske Veritas (U.S.A.) Inc. and Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems Inc. have been chosen to conduct independent risk analysis and alternatives analysis, respectively, for the Enbridge Line 5 pipelines that go below the Straits of Mackinac.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced a default judgment and final order for permanent injunction from Judge William Collette in the Ingham County Circuit Court against Liquidation LLC and its manager, Mark Edward Weiner, after allegations of providing illegal title loans.
LANSING, Mich. (Legal Newsline) — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette filed a request with the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC), urging it to evaluate a DTE Electric Company request to raise rates by 6.6 percent for residential customers, and increase rates significantly for business and industrial customers.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schutte reached a settlement agreement with Ferrellgas and also filed a separate class-action lawsuit against propane retailer AmeriGas on Monday following his office's ongoing investigation into hundreds of consumer complaints related to propane pricing and delivery last winter.