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Texas compounding pharmacy to pay $200,000 for illegal drug manufacture

By Nick Rees | Nov 27, 2012

DALLAS (Legal Newsline) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced the resolution of the state's action on Tuesday against a compounding pharmacy and pharmacist that allegedly compounded illegal drugs.

Texas company ordered to pay $10M, restitution in Colorado

By Nick Rees | Jun 3, 2012

Suthers DENVER (Legal Newsline) - Colorado Attorney General John Suthers announced a final agency order for civil penalties on Wednesday against a Dallas-based company for alleged unregistered and unlawful debt management practices in the state.

Texas AG files suit against debt collector

By Nick Rees | Jul 10, 2011

Abbott HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) � Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott charged Encore Capital Group Inc., on Friday with state debt collection law violations.

Texas AG settles with five motels over Hurricane Dolly price gouging

By Nick Rees | Mar 8, 2011

Abbott MCALLEN � Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today resolved five price-gouging cases he filed against South Texas motel operators for their improper conduct during Hurricane Dolly.

Abbott charges Texas developer

By Nick Rees | Apr 1, 2010

Abbott AUSTIN(Legal Newsline) - A developer in the Cameron County subdivisions of Los Fresnos and El Jardin has been charged by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott with violating the state's colonia-prevention laws.

Louisiana AG files drywall suit

By Nick Rees | Jan 14, 2010

Caldwell NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) - Multiple Knauf entities and other international and domestic manufacturers, distributors, importers of Chinese drywall and several builders have been hit with a lawsuit by Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell over allegations of defective and toxic drywall.

Lawsuit filed against Texas man's home ownership scheme

By Nick Rees | Oct 29, 2009

AUSTIN (Legal Newsline) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has filed suit against a realty company that defrauded Hispanic home buyers.

Texas small businesses protected in telecommunications fraud case

By Nick Rees | Nov 13, 2008

HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott said Thursday that small-business owners in Texas will benefit from his settlement with the credit company that purchased a now-defunct company.

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