Consumer Goods and Services

  • A large direct-market internet retailer with over $2 billion in annual sales in a consumer protection lawsuit brought by the Washington AG’s office concerning allegations that the retailer operates an illegal “pyramid scheme”
  • A multinational vehicle manufacturer in a consumer protection lawsuit filed by the New Mexico AG’s office under the state’s deceptive trade practices and unfair advertising law in connection with Takata airbags

Technology

  • A fintech company in a consumer protection investigation by the California AG’s office related to the company’s trading platform and related practices
  • A major telecommunications company in an investigation by the Minnesota AG’s office related to the company’s sales practices
  • A leading consumer genetic testing company in a data privacy investigation by the New York AG’s office, which closed with no action taken against the company
  • T-Mobile in presentations, negotiations and settlements with many of the State AGs related to its merger with Sprint

Healthcare and Pharmaceutical

  • A global pharmaceutical company and its subsidiary in an antitrust investigation and litigation by 48 state AGs' offices related to the generic pharmaceutical industry, as well as a parallel criminal cartel investigation by the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice
  • GlaxoSmithKline in an antitrust lawsuit by the Louisiana AG’s office related to GSK’s sale of Flonase. Following significant litigation, the parties settled at mediation on very favorable terms for GSK
  • A global pharmaceutical company and its subsidiary in False Claims Act litigation by the Illinois AG’s office alleging Medicare and Medicaid mischarging related to defective medical devices
  • A major pharmaceutical company in responding to a civil investigative demand by the Texas AG’s office related to the company’s sales and marketing practices of diabetes and weight reduction products.

Financial Services

  • A financial services company in a New York AG’s office investigation into alleged unfair and deceptive business practices and debt collection violations
  • A merchant cash advance company in a New York AG’s office investigation into alleged unfair and deceptive business practices and compliance with criminal usury laws
  • A major US bank in a New York AG’s office investigation into reverse mortgage servicing practices.
  • A blockchain company in an investigation by the Ohio Division of Securities and federal agencies related to an initial coin offering and promotional activities
  • A timeshare company in a Martin Act investigation by the New York AG’s office into alleged fraudulent sales practices and misleading disclosures
  • An appraisal management company in an investigation and litigation brought by the New York AG’s office arising from an alleged conspiracy to inflate appraisals in exchange for business referrals

Environmental

  • A household products company in negotiations with the California AG’s office in a Proposition 65 warning label investigation, which successfully resulted in no action taken against the company
  • A major vape product brand in coordinated enforcement proceedings by the California AG’s Proposition 65 and Tobacco Litigation and Enforcement sections related to vape marketing practices and aerosol content
  • The subsidiary of a major multinational food products corporation in a Proposition 65 and Unfair Competition Law investigation by the California AG’s office of the subsidiary’s toddler nutrition formula