BOISE, Idaho (Legal Newsline) - Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced a $2.9 million drug pricing settlement Thursday with Pfizer Inc. and Pharmacia Corp. to resolve claims related to reported average wholesale prices.
BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley announced a $1.7 million settlement on Wednesday with Chevron USA Inc. and Texaco Downstream Properties Inc. to resolve allegations related to improper reimbursement claims.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced the distribution Thursday of $2.25 million worth of restitution funds and payment of monitoring costs in two separate labor matters.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) -- West Virginia Attorney General Darrell McGraw announced Dec. 28 a permanent injunction against Liberty Mutual Insurance Company to prevent the insurer from violating consumer protection laws.
TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - A New Jersey court has affirmed the trial court's decision to dismiss a case with prejudice "as a consequence of plaintiff's pervasive lies" during the discovery process.
DENVER (Legal Newsline) - A legal permanent resident living in Colorado may not seek post-conviction review of his guilty plea for felony possession with intent to distribute marijuana, but he can seek to withdraw the guilty plea through another legal procedure.
PIERRE, S.D. (Legal Newsline) - The South Dakota Supreme Court has affirmed that an "innocent insured" cannot collect her share of an insurance claim due to the conviction of her co-insured husband in connection with the arson of their business.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Legal Newsline) - Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper announced a temporary order Friday that appoints a temporary receiver over HRC Medical Centers Inc. and forces its owners to stop making misleading claims.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline) - In a malpractice case against a state hospital, a divided Washington State Supreme Court appeared to reverse precedent, finding the 90-day pre-suit notice required in malpractice actions against the state to be constitutional.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) - The Nevada Supreme Court overruled a trial court's grant of summary judgment to Costco in the case of a man who alleged injuries from tripping and falling over a pallet placed in a store aisle.