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State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Environment, Medicaid Fraud

Consumer Protection NY AG Obtains $410 Million Settlement with Alleged Madoff Ponzi Scheme Middleman New York AG Eric Schneiderman announced this week that his office has obtained a record $410 million settlement with J. Ezra Merkin, who controlled funds that invested over $2 billion with Bernie Madoff on behalf of hundreds of investors and charitable… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Contingency Fee Counsel, Environment, For-Profit Colleges, States v. Federal Government

Consumer Protection Washington AG Settles Lawsuit against RealNetworks for $2.4 Million RealNetworks recently has agreed to pay $2 million for customer reimbursement and $400 million in legal fees to settle a lawsuit brought by Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna under Washington’s Unfair Business Practices – Consumer Protection Act. The lawsuit alleged that RealNetworks engaged in… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Antitrust, Consumer Protection, Environment, Pharmaceuticals

Antitrust/Consumer Protection 45 AGs, FTC Settle Deceptive Advertising Claims with Skechers over “Toning” Shoes 45 AGs and the FTC reached a settlement with shoe-maker Skechers resolving allegations that the company deceptively marketed its “toning” sneakers. The company agreed to pay a total of $50 million to resolve claims that it misled consumers with advertisements that… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Environment, Mortgages/Foreclosures

Hot News A Conversation with State Attorneys General Webcast with Maryland Attorney General Gansler Thanks to all who joined our webcast with Doug Gansler, Attorney General of Maryland and incoming president of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), as part of “A Conversation with State Attorneys General,” Dickstein Shapiro’s ongoing webcast series. AG Gansler shared a… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Antitrust, Consumer Protection, Data Privacy, Environment, Mortgages/Foreclosures, State AGs in the News

Hot News A Conversation with State Attorneys General Webcast | Wednesday, April 18, 2:00 PM (ET) Join Doug Gansler, Attorney General of Maryland and incoming president of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), for the next installment of “A Conversation with State Attorneys General,” Dickstein Shapiro’s ongoing webcast series. State AG Practice partner Divonne Smoyer will interview AG Gansler… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Employment, Environment, Mortgages/Foreclosures, State AGs in the News

Hot News Save the Date | A Conversation with State Attorneys General Webcast Wednesday, April 18, 2:00 PM (ET) Join Doug Gansler, Attorney General of Maryland and incoming president of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), for the next installment of “A Conversation with State Attorneys General,” Dickstein Shapiro’s new webcast series. State AG Practice Partner Divonne Smoyer will interview General Gansler about his… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Environment, State AGs in the News

Hot News Save the Date | A Conversation with State Attorneys General Webcast Wednesday, April 18, 2:00 PM (ET) Join Doug Gansler, Attorney General of Maryland and incoming president of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), for the next installment of “A Conversation with State Attorneys General,” Dickstein Shapiro’s new webcast series. State AG Practice Partner Divonne Smoyer will interview General Gansler about his… Continue Reading

State AGs in the News

Posted in Consumer Protection, Employment, Healthcare, Mortgages/Foreclosures, State AGs in the News

Hot News Save the Date | A Conversation with State Attorneys General Webcast Wednesday, April 18, 2:00 PM (EDT) Join Doug Gansler, Attorney General of Maryland and incoming president of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), for the next installment of “A Conversation with State Attorneys General,” Dickstein Shapiro’s new webcast series. State AG Practice Partner Divonne Smoyer will interview General Gansler about his… Continue Reading