Texas Piggybacks off of DOJ – Hires Private Lawyers to Sue Google

Chilivis Grubman alerted you to the DOJ’s decision to go after tech giant Google using the antitrust laws in October.  Now, Texas is leading a coalition of state attorneys general that seemingly plan to piggyback on that strategy.  The states are looking into Google’s...

Home Depot Settles 2014 Data Breach for $17.5 Million

Home Depot has agreed to settle a multistate investigation into the data breach involving the theft of millions of customers’ credit cards. In 2014, Home Depot was the target of a cyberattack where the company’s point-of-sale systems were infected with malware...

Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Kickback Conspiracies

On November 24, 2020, Purdue Pharma LP pleaded guilty to allegations that it conspired to defraud the government and violate the anti-kickback statute. Purdue pleaded guilty to three felony charges: one count of dual-object conspiracy to defraud the United States and...