What You Need to Know

Key takeaway #1: To reduce risk of litigation and regulatory exposure, companies should review, verify, and substantiate any green claims, especially claims regarding generalized corporate environmental stewardship and net zero commitments.

Last week, New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against JBS USA Food Company and JBS USA Food

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • The National Association of Attorneys General, a bipartisan coalition of 39 state attorneys general, sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives to take decisive action

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • A coalition of 20 attorneys general called on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take action to protect babies and young children nationwide from lead and toxic metals in baby

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • A multistate coalition of 13 attorneys general sent a letter to Department of Treasury Secretary Yellen opposing the allegedly unconstitutional actions of the Department of Treasury to initiate a Direct File program

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • The New York Attorney General Letitia James and a coalition of five attorneys general reached a $6.5 million settlement with Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC  for compromising millions of customers personal information.

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate:

  • A bipartisan coalition of six attorneys general, led by Attorney General Shapiro, submitted a Borrower Defense Application to the U.S. Department of Education seeking cancellation of the federal student loan debt of

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • A multistate coalition of attorneys general asked the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) to more closely monitor and create a rulemaking to regulate providers of Buy-Now-Pay-Later financing. The coalition is concerned that

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Multistate

  • A coalition of nine attorneys general successfully challenged bankruptcy plan in the forty-eight state lawsuit against Purdue Pharma for deceptive advertisement of OxyContin. The bankruptcy plan was approved in Sept. 2021. The

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Antitrust

  • A bipartisan coalition of 26 attorneys general led by Pennsylvania Attorney General Shapiro and California Attorney General Bonta submitted a brief to the Third Circuit asking it to

Each week, Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General team highlights significant actions that State AGs have taken. Here are this week’s updates.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Federal Firearm Regulations

  • Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel today joined a coalition of 18 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief supporting federal laws restricting the commercial sale of