Walter Olson New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is pursuing an investigation of the Exxon Corporation in part for making donations to think tanks and associations like the American Enterprise Institute and American Legislative...Show More Summary
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
The first official pro-Hillary Clinton ad in South Carolina is hitting airwaves this week, and it features former Attorney General Eric Holder making the case that Clinton is the best candidate to carry on President Barack Obama's legacy. Show More Summary
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 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 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.…
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 [...]
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 › ]
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...
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 […]
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.
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
Eric H. Holder Jr., the nation's first African American attorney general, said black voters can't afford to let "wistfulness" about the excitement of the historic 2008 and 2012 elections keep them from the polls this year. He has endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, with whom he served in President Obama's Cabinet, and he spent the […]
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.
Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation's first black attorney general.
The former attorney general will campaign for Clinton
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — As she works to maintain an advantage among African-American voters in her quest for the Democratic presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation's first black attorney general. The...Show More Summary
They can keep doing business in the state as they prep for a court battle with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
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
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 › ]