Coakley BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - The owners and operators of a gas station have agreed to a settlement after they allegedly failed to clean up gas contamination, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has announced.
Jepsen HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) - Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen has said that consumers should be provided with identity theft and credit protections following a recent database breach of online purchases from the University of Connecticut Co-op.
Bondi TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi filed a motion on Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit by two of the state's U.S. Representatives that seeks to strike down an amendment on congressional redistricting.
Van Hollen LAKE NEBAGAMON, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced Tuesday that he has received a default judgment against a well drilling company accused of violating Wisconsin well drilling and safe drinking water laws.
Dow NEWARK, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow announced on Tuesday that she has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Department of Consumer Affairs against a car dealership that allegedly violated New Jersey's Consumer Fraud Act.
Cuccinelli RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) - Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli announced on Thursday that he has reached an agreement with Dominion Virginia Power in which its customers will see an additional $75 million in rate credits.
Corbett HARRISBURG, Pa. (Legal Newsline) - Pennsylvania Attorney General Tom Corbett announced on Friday that his office has recovered over $5.2 million from a Japanese pharmaceutical company that allegedly illegally inflated drug prices.
Van Hollen LAKE NEBAGAMON, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced on Tuesday that he has received a default judgment against a well driller and his company for allegedly violating Wisconsin well drilling and safe drinking water laws.
Cuomo LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - More than two-thirds of New York voters believe their state will become a more business-friendly one this year, according to a new Siena Research Institute poll released Tuesday.
Harris WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - California Attorney General Kamala Harris has filed a friend-of-the-court brief in a U.S. Supreme Court case that seeks to end so-called "pay-for-delay" agreements.
Peirce RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) - A Pittsburgh law firm accused of conspiring to fabricate asbestos claims wants a full panel of appellate judges to review a ruling that reinstated the fraud case against it.
Schneiderman NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced on Tuesday that he has reached an $18 million settlement with the state's largest residential services provider
McDaniel NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) - Fifteen states joined Louisiana and Mississippi in resisting representation by the plaintiff steering committee picked by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier to lead litigation over the Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill.
Riley MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - The Alabama Supreme Court, in an opinion filed last week, threw out the appeals of a St. Clair County sheriff and district attorney and the State of Alabama in a case questioning the legality of electronic bingo games.