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Massachusetts targets Purdue Pharma for alleged role in opioid crisis

By Mark Iandolo | Jun 21, 2018

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) — Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced June 12 that she is filing a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma LP and Purdue Pharma Inc. (Purdue) over allegations of misleading consumers and prescribers about opioid addiction and health risks.

Massachusetts attorney general announces Employers Against Sex Trafficking initiative

By Mark Iandolo | Jun 11, 2018

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) — Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced May 29 that she convened with Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and state institutional leaders to create zero-tolerance policies for sex buying in Massachusetts workplaces. The initiative is called Employers Against Sex Trafficking (EAST). “

Search Fund Accelerator settles Massachusetts wage dispute for nearly $550,000

By Mark Iandolo | Jun 1, 2018

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) – Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced May 24 that Search Fund Accelerator (SFA) and its President Timothy Bovard and Treasurer Jeremy Silverman will pay $550,187 to settle allegations of violating the state’s wage and hour laws.

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