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Could a Legal Case Save Humanity From Climate Disaster? Exxon Could Face a Big Comeuppance

Corporate accountability expert Katherine Sawyer discusses the case that could force the fossil fuel industry to pay for its lies about climate change. For the past few months, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has been...Show More Summary

Ticket Resale Business is 'Fixed Game,' Says NY Attorney General

Announcing he "regularly receives complaints from New Yorkers frustrated by their inability to purchase tickets to concerts," Eric Schneiderman, the state's attorney general, launched a scathing report Thursday, ripping the ticket-resale business as a "fixed game." One broker, the report says, bought 1,012 tickets on December 14th, 2014, to a U2...

New York attorney general targets NFL in antitrust investigation over ticket ‘price-floors’

last weekNews : The Raw Story

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is conducting an antitrust investigation of the NFL and its practice of imposing “price-floors” on certain tickets as part of an ongoing probe into the online ticketing market, a source said on Thursday. The antitrust investigation grew out of...

New York attorney general investigates NFL over ticket reselling

New York attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman has concerns about the manner in which sports leagues, including the NFL, supervise the reselling of tickets. Via the Associated Press, Schneiderman is investigating whether the NFL and others have engaged in anticompetitive practices by applying “price floors” to tickets resold by fans on the NFL Ticket Exchange.…

New York Attorney General Anti-Trust Ticketing Probe May Lead To Big Trouble For The NFL

With Super Bowl 50 fast approaching, New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has released a damning report entitled, “Obstructed View: What’s Blocking New Yorkers from Getting Tickets”, which asserts that the National Football League has potentially committed anti-trust violations when it comes to pricing tickets. More specifically, the NFL [...]

Why It's So Impossible To Get Face-Value Tickets To The Hottest Concerts

If you’ve ever screamed at the computer trying to get tickets to a sold-out concert while a Ticketmaster captcha calls you a “hipster assboal,” New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman just confirmed that your rage is rational. “Ticketing is a fixed game,” Schneiderman said in a statement accompanying his infuriating report on Big Ticket. [ more › ]

Report: NFL Ticket Policies Subject Of Antitrust Investigation

last weekSports : Deadspin

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman just released a report detailing his three-year investigation into the corrupt world of secondary ticket markets. The NFL’s shady re-sale policies are a subject of the report, and according to Bloomberg Business, Schneiderman is now investigating the league for possible anti-trust violations. Read more...

NY Attorney General’s Report Confirms Online Ticketing Is Bullshit

Today, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman released a new report about ticket scalping — aka ticket resale — which is the result of a three-year investigation. The report is long, but Schneiderman’s takeaway? “Ticketing is a fixed game.” Thanks for the update! Of course, scalping has been a political hot-button issue for-fucking-ever in […]

NFL's ticket rules to be subject of antitrust investigation

The National Football League is under investigation by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman for possible antitrust violations involving its ticketing practices, a person with knowledge of the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Here’s the government you should fear

Mostly because of its liberty stifling oppression: California Attorney General Kamala Harris has joined New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in trying to prosecute ExxonMobil for supposedly lying to its shareholders and the public about climate change, according to the Los Angeles Times. Show More Summary

US Opioid Epidemic Calls for Guidelines Adaptation - NY Attorney General

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said that the ongoing opioid epidemic in the United States calls for the adaptation of national guidelines to reduce prescription drug abuse.

?DraftKings and FanDuel win a key N.Y. ruling

They can keep doing business in the state as they prep for a court battle with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

The Secret Reason Copenhagen Failed

In the spring of 2014, I was having lunch with one of my heroes, Attorney General of New York, Eric Schneiderman, and his head of the Environmental Protection Bureau, Lemuel Srolovic. We were discussing the special climate summit that...Show More Summary

Uber Fined For Driver Security Breach Following "God View" Probe

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman this week announced a $20,000 agreement with the $62.5 billion ride sharing app Uber, revealing that the startup unwittingly leaked driver names and license plate numbers in the spring of 2014 and failed to notify drivers of the breach for almost a year. [ more › ]

Uber Settles Privacy Probe With NY Attorney General’s Office, Pays $20K Fine

Uber has agreed to pay a $20,000 fine to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office for failing to report unauthorized third-party access to its drivers’ personal information in timely manner, BuzzFeed reports. Schneiderman is expected to announce the settlement tomorrow morning, according to BuzzFeed. This settlement comes after a 14-month investigation by… Read More

Uber agrees to pay $20K fine, adopt data security provisions

4 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Uber has agreed to adopt data security provisions to settle a probe by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office.

DraftKings slams NY Attorney General Eric Scheiderman

last monthNews : NY Daily News

Sports fantasy operators skewered NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Monday for trying to shut them down.

State of New York seeking to have DraftKings and FanDuel make restitution to those who lost money

The New York lawsuit against DraftKings and FanDuel seems to have new developments not just every day, but almost by the minute. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman isn’t just seeking to have the daily fantasy sites declared illegal, but now he wants them to give back money to players. Show More Summary

AG wants FanDuel and DraftKings to return losers' money

last monthNews : NY Daily News

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has upped the ante in his battle with daily fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings.

Revised Complaint Seeks Return of Money Bet on Fantasy Sports

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

The New York State attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, wants FanDuel and DraftKings to give back the millions of dollars they have made in the state and pay a penalty.

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