QUITO, Ecuador (Legal Newsline) - A three-judge appellate panel last week denied -- for the second time -- a motion by Chevron Corp. to block the Republic of Ecuador from enforcing a $18 billion judgment against the company in countries around the world.
Strange MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced on Monday that he has obtained a temporary restraining order against a North Alabama storm shelter company.
Koster JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against a national tax preparer for allegedly failing to return refunds to taxpayers and misrepresenting its fees for tax preparation.
Suthers DENVER (Legal Newsline) - Colorado Attorney General John Suthers announced a lawsuit on Tuesday against a Highlands Ranch-based medical affiliate company and its owner for allegedly violating the Colorado Consumer Protection Act.
Jackson WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- A coalition of workers rights groups and industry associations have filed a request in the U.S. District for the District of Columbia for an injunction for the National Labor Relations Board posting policy scheduled to go in effect April 30.
Cordray WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The new director of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is reportedly close to finalizing an information-sharing pact with a group of state attorneys general.
Koster JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced consumer fraud lawsuits against six telephone cramming companies on Wednesday for allegedly placing unauthorized charges on the telephone bills of thousands of consumers.
DeWine COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced a lawsuit on Wednesday against several Columbus scooter businesses and their owner for multiple alleged violations of Ohio consumer laws.
Madigan SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline) - Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced a unanimous vote on Tuesday by the Illinois House of Representatives to approve an amendment that would help to combat synthetic drug use in the state.