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Stories with organization: New York Attorney General's Office
  • Banks reach $154.3 million settlement on "dark pool" fraud 
    Updated: Feb-01-16 8:07 am

    WASHINGTON - Two major global banks, Barclays and Credit Suisse, are paying a combined $154.3 million to settle government investigations that they misled clients about being able to safely trade on their "dark pool" financial exchanges, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the New York Attorney General's office said Sunday.

  • Official: NY investigators target NFL over ticket resale 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 7:59 pm

    ALBANY, New York - New York authorities are investigating whether the NFL is engaging in anti-competitive practices on its ticket-selling website, an official said Thursday.

  • Inquiry finds sales of concert tickets are a 'fixed game' 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 4:40 pm

    ALBANY, New York - Had a hard time getting a ticket to a concert or sporting event? New York's attorney general says that's probably because more than half of tickets to many events are held for industry insiders or otherwise unavailable to the general public.

  • NY attorney general warns of telephone tax scams 
    Updated: Jan-27-16 3:07 am

    ALBANY, New York - New York's attorney general is warning against paying money to anyone who calls posing as an IRS official and saying that a past-due tax balance is due immediately.

  • NY attorney general links lobbying data on public website 
    Updated: Jan-24-16 9:16 am

    ALBANY, New York - New York's attorney general has relaunched the office's website containing public information to match lobbying disclosures with specific legislation proposed and passed by state lawmakers.

  • Cuomo nominates attorney as state financial regulator 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 3:01 am

    ALBANY, New York - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has nominated a lawyer and one of his former deputies when he was attorney general to be New York's next top financial regulator.

  • NY rebate extended for heroin overdose antidote 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:45 pm

    ALBANY, New York - New York's attorney general has announced an agreement with Amphastar Pharmaceuticals to extend a nearly 20 percent price cut for naloxone, an antidote for heroin and other opioid overdoses.

  • New York state settles with 96 health club operators 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 9:55 pm

    ALBANY, New York - New York's attorney general announced settlements Thursday with 96 health club operators he said have agreed to modify their contracts and pay penalties and fines for violations of state law.

  • NY attorney general objects to pipeline tree-cutting request 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 7:25 pm

    ALBANY, New York - New York's attorney general filed objections Thursday to the Constitution Pipeline Company's request to cut trees along the proposed route of its 124-mile natural gas pipeline, citing the lack of a state water quality permit and pending requests for a rehearing of the federal agency order that cleared the way for the project.