In August, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Donald Trump over his eponymous "Trump University." Schneiderman argued that the "university" was more like a get-rich-quick scheme, and that the school defrauded...Show More Summary
Google and Apple are at it again. On Monday, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that Google had reached a settlement with 37 states including Washington D.C., Florida, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, New Jersey, Texas and California over placing unauthorized cookies in the Safari Web browser found on various Apple devices. Show More Summary
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman just went full hashtag on Twitter to celebrate the news that Google reached a $17 million multi-state settlement over tracking consumers online. But considering that Google made $14.9 billion just last quarter, it hardly seems like a victory for consumer privacy. Read more...
Google has reached a US$17 million settlement with 37 U.S. states and the District of Columbia over its unauthorized placement of cookies on devices running Apple's Safari browser, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Monday. Show More Summary
N.Y. Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman's office analyzed 150,000 NYPD "stop and frisk" arrests and found the vast majority do not end in conviction or time behind bars
Major bid-rigging scandal in Rochester: ROCHESTER – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today announced the indictment of four individuals for an elaborate scheme to rig the bidding process for several multimillion-dollar contracts. Show More Summary
Macy's and Barneys must provide New York state's attorney general with their polices about questioning and detaining black customers, reports the Daily News. AG Eric Schneiderman launched an investigation after receiving four complaints from black shoppers who said they got harassed for the sin of buying luxury items. (One recent...
(NEW YORK) — The New York state attorney general’s office is demanding information from Barneys and Macy’s stores after three discrimination complaints were brought by black customers. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent lettersShow More Summary
J. Countess/Getty ImagesNew York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman By Curtis Skinner NEW YORK -- The New York state attorney general is investigating Macy's Inc. and Barneys New York Inc. after complaints from black customersShow More Summary
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has launched investigations into the complaints about racial profiling at Barneys and Macy's; in the past week, four people have come forward and claimed that they were stopped and detained at the luxury department stores for, essentially, buying expensive things while not being white. Show More Summary
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has heard enough about Barneys and Macy's and is launching a probe into both upscale retail giants after four complaints detailing racial profiling surfaced in the past week, the Daily News...Show More Summary
Airbnb has been the subject of a recent spate of legal fire in New York City. The New York Attorney General, Eric Schneiderman, subpoenaed the guest-hosting company recently for data on its 15,000 NYC users. Airbnb refused to meet those...Show More Summary
Airbnb is taking its battle with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to the court of public opinion.
Airbnb has found itself in a tricky legal tussle with the state of New York. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent the home renting company a subpoena on October 7, ordering Airbnb’s data for 15,000 users who have rented out theirShow More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Wednesday named a new chief for his office's Investor Protection Bureau, which is probing abuses by Wall Street banks in the sale of mortgage-backed securities before the financial cri...
I have a piece up at The Daily Beast looking at the reprecussions of New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's recent subpoena requiring that Airbnb, the wildly popular short-term rental site, hand over a spreadsheet listing...Show More Summary
The former Arizona congresswoman who survived an assassination attempt will appear at the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair this weekend with husband Mark Kelly and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Giffords and…Kelly, a former combat pilot and astronaut, are scheduled to be with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman at the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair […]
On Monday, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman demanded that popular apartment-sharing site Airbnb release user data on an estimated 15,000 New York City apartment hosts to help launch an investigation on its legality in the city. Show More Summary
Airbnb responded Wednesday afternoon to a subpoena it received last Friday from New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman asking the home-sharing website to provide extensive data on its clients. In a petition to the SupremeShow More Summary
Last Friday afternoon, New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman served Airbnb with a subpoena after it refused to provide details about its clients as part of an investigation into whether apartment-sharing websites were facilitating the operation of illegal hotels. Show More Summary