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Hawaii Court Imposes $834 Million Judgment on Pharmaceutical Companies for Plavix

Hawaii AG Clare Connors obtained a judgment against pharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and three U.S.-based subsidiaries of French pharmaceutical company Sanofi and related individuals (collectively “BMS”) after a circuit court found that BMS used deceptive tactics and false advertising to market the blood-thinning drug Plavix in violation of Hawaii’s Unfair and Deceptive Acts or Practices…

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The State AG Report Weekly Update January 10, 2019

Breaking News Hawaii Governor Appoints Clare Connors as Attorney General Clare Connors, a Democrat, has been appointed to serve as Hawaii AG by recently re-elected Governor David Ige, replacing AG Russell Suzuki. The appointment is subject to confirmation by the state Senate. Prior to her appointment, Connors was a partner at the Honolulu firm Davis…

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Democratic Attorneys General Association Welcomes New Hawai‘i AG

(Big Island Now) - Following Hawai‘i Gov. David Ige’s appointment of Clare Connors as state attorney general, the Democratic Attorneys General Association (DAGA) released the statement below from Executive Director Sean Rankin, welcoming Clare Connors to the Democratic Attorneys General Association. Read more here.

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The State AG Report Weekly Update August 16, 2018

2018 AG Elections Republican Candidate for Delaware Attorney General Drops Out of Race Peggy Marshall Thomas, the lone Republican candidate for Delaware AG, has dropped out of the race. Although the July 10, 2018 candidate filing deadline has passed, the Republican party may nominate a different candidate to replace Thomas contingent on Thomas formally requesting…

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