Bob Ferguson

Washington State News: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Sues LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme

Lawsuit asserts LuLaRoe deceived thousands of consultants OLYMPIA, WA – Jan. 26, 2019 – Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson yesterday announced a lawsuit against multi-level marketing business LuLaRoe and several of its “home office” executives, alleging that the company’s former bonus structure constituted a pyramid scheme.  The lawsuit also asserts that LuLaRoe’s claims regarding … Continue reading Washington State News: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Sues LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme

Washington State News: AG Ferguson to sue if Navy Continues to Pollute Puget Sound, Harming Salmon, Orcas, Marine Life

Navy ignored concerns raised by EPA, Washington Department of Ecology OLYMPIA, WA – Jan. 18, 2019 – In a letter to the federal government, Attorney General Bob Ferguson yesterday announced his intent to join a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Navy’s process to scrape the hulls of decommissioned vessels, which leads to ongoing pollution of Sinclair … Continue reading Washington State News: AG Ferguson to sue if Navy Continues to Pollute Puget Sound, Harming Salmon, Orcas, Marine Life

Washington State News: AG Ferguson Asks Court to Hold Johnson & Johnson Liable for Failing to Disclose the Dangers of Surgical Mesh Devices

Company concealed risks that can result in devastating health impacts to women SEATTLE, WA — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson yesterday asked a court to rule that Johnson & Johnson misrepresented, and in some cases failed to disclose entirely, serious risks associated with its surgical mesh devices. Ferguson asserts that Johnson & Johnson and its … Continue reading Washington State News: AG Ferguson Asks Court to Hold Johnson & Johnson Liable for Failing to Disclose the Dangers of Surgical Mesh Devices

State of Washington News: AG Ferguson Files Lawsuit Against Nonprofit Founder with Ties to Organized Crime

SEATTLE, WA — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson today filed a lawsuit to shut down six fake nonprofit entities posing as well-known, international organizations created by Ian Richard Hosang, a former stockbroker who has ties to the mafia.  The lawsuit alleges that Hosang could be using the nonprofits to cover up illegal activity. Hosang created … Continue reading State of Washington News: AG Ferguson Files Lawsuit Against Nonprofit Founder with Ties to Organized Crime

United States | States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

United States – Eight states are filing suit against the Trump administration over its decision to allow a Texas company to publish downloadable blueprints for a 3D-printed gun, contending the hard-to-trace plastic weapons are a boon to terrorists and criminals and threaten public safety. The suit, to be filed Monday in Seattle, asks a judge … Continue reading United States | States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

SEATTLE | 7 fast-food chains agree to end ‘no-poaching’ policies

SEATTLE — Seven national fast-food chains have agreed to end policies that block workers from changing branches — limiting their wages and job opportunities — under the threat of legal action from the state of Washington. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced binding agreements with the companies — McDonald’s, Auntie Anne’s, Arby’s, Carl’s Jr., Jimmy … Continue reading SEATTLE | 7 fast-food chains agree to end ‘no-poaching’ policies