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Arizona Attorney General Brnovich Files Bill of Complaint in the U.S. Supreme Court Against Purdue Pharma & the Sackler Family
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced today his office filed a Bill of Complaint in the U.S. Supreme Court against Purdue Pharma ("Purdue"), the manufacturer of the prescription opioid painkiller OxyContin, and eight members of the Sackler family who have owned and controlled the company as current or former members of Purdue’s Board of Directors.
July 30th World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
PHOENIX — Attorney General Mark Brnovich applauded the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) today for its efforts in crafting a proposed settlement in the planned merger of T-Mobile US, Inc. (“T-Mobile”) and Sprint Corporation (“Sprint”) (collectively the “New T-Mobile”) that adopts several provisions sought by the Arizona Attorney General's Office ("AGO"). The proposed settlement protects the interests of Arizona consumers by mitigating potential anti-competitive components of the proposed merger and bringing enhanced broadband and wireless coverage to rural Arizona.
Digital Token-Based Cash Management Company Will Serve Medical Marijuana Businesses and Vendors
The first-in-the-nation innovative FinTech program now has seven participants
Settlement includes up to $425 million in consumer restitution following investigation into 2017 data breach
Arizona Attorney General's Office Recognizes Youth Volunteers Who Help Identify Retailers Selling Tobacco Products to Minors
PHOENIX – Youth volunteers with the Attorney General’s Tobacco Enforcement Unit (TEU) will be recognized at the July 21 Arizona Diamondbacks game for their hard work in conducting undercover inspections throughout Arizona to check if retailers are selling tobacco products to minors. The program is called Operation Counter Strike.
PHOENIX – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich filed an Arizona Consumer Fraud Act lawsuit today against three former executives of opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics Inc., which is based in Chandler. The lawsuit alleges that the three named defendants, including the founder of the company, engaged in a fraudulent marketing scheme designed to increase the sales of Insys’s flagship drug, Subsys, a highly addictive opioid prescription drug that contains fentanyl.
PHOENIX -- Attorney General Mark Brnovich, along with his counterparts in 29 other states, today announced a $10 million settlement with health insurer Premera Blue Cross. The settlement resolves a multistate investigation relating to the company’s 2014/15 data breach, which exposed the protected health information and other personal information of more than 10.4 million consumers nationwide.
Arizona Attorney General's Office to Distribute Over $200,000 to Victims of Alleged “Toner Pirate” Scam
PHOENIX -- Attorney General Mark Brnovich's office is distributing the first installment of over $200,000 to victims of an alleged “toner pirate” scam run by James R.