"Roll those prices back," says the attorney general. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said today that Walmart will pay $66,000 in false-advertising charges related to a Coke ad that ran to promote a Father's Day sale. The retailer advertised it was selling Coca-Cola 12-packs for the low price of $3, but registers rang the soda up at $3.50. Show More Summary
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman kicked off his re-election campaign Sunday, flanked by a host of city Dems and labor leaders at a City Hall rally.
A group of anonymous New Yorkers is suing home-sharing service Airbnb to block the site from releasing their personal information to the state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who is probing... To view the full story, click the title link.
As New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman files suit against Evans Bank, a reminder that redlining is bad for business too.
Eric T. Schneiderman, New York’s attorney general, is expected to file a suit as early as Tuesday accusing the Evans Bank of denying mortgages to African-Americans in Buffalo regardless of their credit.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is not done scrutinizing Airbnb's and its hosts' business practices just yet. He's now asked the company to hand over full, unredacted personal information on 124 hosts in the state, months after receiving...
In his ongoing tussle with Airbnb, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has asked for detailed records on 124 hosts in the New York area. And Airbnb has agreed to give them to him. Airbnb has about 16,000 hosts in New York. In...Show More Summary
The retail giant Macy's has agreed to a series of reforms, as well as a $650,000 settlement, to address complaints of racial profiling at its Herald Square location. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office headed the investigation,...Show More Summary
Macy's has reached an agreement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to pay $650,000 to settle an investigation into accusations of racial profiling. Schneiderman's investigation was launched last February after several complaints were made by minority customers against the company's flagship store in Manhattan's Herald Square. Read more...
Two cheers for state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman for empaneling a grand jury to probe former Brooklyn District Attorney Joe Hynes, and for Eastern District U.S.
Internet holding company IAC/InterActiveCorp reached an agreement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to combat cyberbullying on Ask.fm, a social networking site popular among teens. The... To view the full story, click the title link.
The state attorney general says New York City cabbies will receive over $1.3 million in restitution from a taxi company that violated workplace protections. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said... To view the full story, click the title link.
Barneys is hoping that $525,000, an "anti-profiling consultant" and some training will help its racial profiling problems go away. NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that the upscale retailer agreed to settle a suit and to undertake a number of measures after his office's nine-month investigation. Show More Summary
Barneys New York has reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed last year that accused the company of targeting minority customers. The settlement follows a nine-month investigation led by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman,...Show More Summary
New Yorkers rented out their rooms for extra cash, shady real estate agencies built illegal hotel empires, neighbors got sick of the noise, Airbnb got rich. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a subpoena, and both sides cut a deal [PDF]: Airbnb would give the AG anonymized data on their New York listings for 12 months. Show More Summary
The upscale retailer Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship New York City department store. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced... To view the full story, click the title link.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s investigators heard from customers and former employees that a pattern of racial profiling began last year when the high-end store tried to crack down on a dramatic spike in shoplifting and credit card fraud.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has prevailed in a turf battle with Irvin Picard, the court-appointed trustee handling the bankruptcy of Bernard Madoff’s firm, over a $410 million settlement for Mr. Madoff's victims.
Back in July, Barclays was hit with a major lawsuit by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who alleged the bank “favored high-frequency traders in its dark pool and then lied to clients about their participation in the trading...Show More Summary
The latest regulatory inquires come about a month after New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman sued the Barclays over its private stock trading platform, known as a dark pool.