California AG Rob Bonta joined a coalition of seventeen states and the District of Columbia in filing an amicus brief in the Supreme Court case Sackett v. EPA, which urges the Court to extend the protections of the Clean Water Act to certain wetlands.
Louisiana AG Jeff Landry, leading a 10-state coalition of AGs, stated that he plans to petition the Supreme Court to review a 5th Circuit order reversing a lower court ruling enjoining the use of an increased “social cost of carbon” metric imposed by the Biden administration. The AGs challenged the Biden administration’s Executive Order 13990,…
In a recently published Cybersecurity Law Report article, “State AGs Share Breach Notification Tips and Latest Enforcement Concerns”, State AG Group co-chair, Lori Kalani, and members Ann-Marie Luciano and Meghan Stoppel offer best practice advice for companies whose security has been breached and comment on trends in AG enforcement.
In partnership with the Washington Legal Foundation, members of our State AG Group discussed the Supreme Court’s unanimous AMG Capital Management v. FTC decision that ends the FTC’s frequent use of federal-court actions to pursue restitution and related remedies in consumer-protection and antitrust matters.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has, for decades, considered itself a partner of state AGs in combatting anticompetitive, unfair, and deceptive trade practices, and state AGs certainly feel the same way.