State attorneys general have been involved in some blockbuster settlements over the past decades, including a 1998 Master Settlement Agreement with tobacco companies and, more recently, deals related to the mortgage crisis, off-label drug marketing and more. Recent regulations such as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Consumer Protection and Reform Act and the Consumer product Safety Act have given state AGs even more enforcement power.
Given this, it’s in every company’s best interest to cultivate a relationship with… (click here for more)
Published July 27, 2013
By Mark Esposito, Guest Blogger
John Grisham’s crystallized cynicism surely doesn’t hold true for all jurors but the point to be made is that jurors are not “big picture” deciders of great issues of the day utilizing lofty principles. Instead, jurors tend to recoil from abstract notions of truth and justice and delve more deeply into…(click here for more)
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