The New York Attorney General's office continues to make headway in its mission to stop unfair employee scheduling practices among major retailers. On Wednesday, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman's office announced that Urban Outfitters has agreed to end the use of on-call shifts in its... Continue reading
Urban Outfitters will end on-call scheduling at stores in New York state, becoming the latest retailer to respond to Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's inquiry into the practice of requiring... To view the full story, click the title link.
New York's attorney general is looking into possible unfair advantages employees of DraftKings and FanDuel may have when competing in daily fantasy sports competitions on websites other than those of their employers. Atty. Gen. Eric Schneiderman sent letters to both companies on Tuesday, asking...
Two of the biggest daily fantasy sports sites are the target of an inquiry by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who requested data from the firms after allegations surfaced that... To view the full story, click the title link.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the Philadelphia-based retailer plans to phase in the change next month.
The world of daily fantasy sports (DFS) has been roiled in recent days by an insider-trading scandal. On Tuesday, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman launched an inquiry into possible corruption, one that he began by sending letters requesting information from the industry’s two giants, DraftKings and FanDuel. Show More Summary
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has opened an investigation into daily fantasy-sports betting websites DraftKings and FanDuel, after reports emerged that employees at both companies had won major payouts betting on each other's platforms, according to The New York Times. Show More Summary
In seemingly inevitable news, the New York Times reports that New York state attorney general Eric Schneiderman has demanded the two duopolistic daily fantasy companies—DraftKings and FanDuel—provide a truckload of information as heShow More Summary
Eric T. Schneiderman is investigating Lone Star Funds-owned Caliber Home Loans, which has grown explosively in recent years but also drawn criticism.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones are among the 2015 recipients of Harvard's W.E.B. DuBois Medal. This year's winners will gather Wednesday at Harvard for an awards ceremony and panel discussion. Show More Summary
Apparently former Attorney General Eric Holder’s radical support of abortion and determination to attack pro-lifers hasn’t gone unnoticed by pro-abortion groups. The Center for Reproductive Rights will be honoring Holder at their 2015...Show More Summary
Civil rights leaders want Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to look into the case of a Brooklyn biker who died while being chased by cops.
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said that he launched an investigation into German automaker Volkswagen for falsifying its vehicle emission test results.
Mr. Levy, who was one of Eric T. Schneiderman’s first hires, is returning to the litigation firm Boies, Schiller & Flexner.
At the beginning of this year, Attorney General Eric Holder attempted to close an exploitable loophole in asset forfeiture laws. State and local law enforcement agencies often sought federal "adoption" of seizures in order to route around...Show More Summary
Tim Wu, the Columbia Law Professor who coined the term "net neutrality" and ran as a Democrat for the post of lieutenant governor against Kathy Hochul in 2014, has joined the office of Attorney General Eric Schneiderman as a special advisor and senior lawyer. [ more › ]
Evans Bancorp reached an $825,000 settlement with Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman of New York after it was accused by the state of discriminatory lending practices.
Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial, Justice Department Needs to Hold IRS Accountable: In March 2013, then-U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder launched a criminal investigation into the actions of IRS employees — most notably Lois Lerner, then-director of the agency's Exempt Organizations Division — who deliberately delayed and denied nonprofit status to...
Orange County Register editorial, IRS Scandal: Time to Fish or Cut Bait: Four months ago, Loretta Lynch was sworn in as U.S. attorney general, replacing the feckless Eric Holder. We think that’s more than sufficient time for Ms. Lynch to have completed her onboarding. The no-longer-new AG should get on...
After years of roiling tension, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will announce a settlement between Cooper Union's board of trustees and a group of alumni and faculty who sued the school over alleged mismanagement. And free tuition may be back in play. [ more › ]