WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - In the last few years, the number of Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuits has increased significantly, and one Washington, D.C., attorney contends it’s the award structure attached to it that attracts many would-be filers.
BOSTON (Legal Newsline) - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage reached a settlement with Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey on Wednesday over allegations that it discriminated against renters with children.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Ticketmaster reached a deal with Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster last week over confusion about restrictions related to the use of paperless tickets to live events.
CINCINNATI (Legal Newsline) - Attorneys for a Portsmouth, Ohio-based nursing home facility have filed a lawsuit in an Ohio state court attacking Mississippi law firm McHugh Fuller Law Group for its efforts to “encourage” tort litigation against the facility.
Illinois physician, Dr. Michael Reinstein, will pay the United States and Illinois $3.79 million for taking kickbacks from two pharmaceutical companies in exchange for prescribing an anti-psychotic drug to his patients, the U.S.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently asked Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to provide rebates to government agencies that purchased the drug naloxone after the company allegedly hiked its prices for the heroin overdose drug.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - DEW D Services, LLC will pay a settlement to Missouri after the health care provider allegedly submitted false claims to the state's Medicaid program, Attorney General Chris Koster said on Wednesday.
ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - HQ Home reached a settlement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Wednesday after the furniture company allegedly deceived customers with false and misleading advertising.
ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) was sued by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Tuesday over allegations that the package delivery company shipped approximately 700,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the state.
TAMPA, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced last week that three import companies have agreed to pay more than $3 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the government alleging illegal import practices.
ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - Compassionate Care Hospice of New York, LLC. reached a settlement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Wednesday over allegations that it submitted false claims to the state’s Medicare and Medicaid program.