April 10, 2013
Wall Street Journal | Subscription Required | April 10, 2013
A Nevada jury said two UnitedHealth Group Inc. units should pay a total of $500 million in punitive damages in a case involving two members who contracted hepatitis C, an award that will draw close attention in the health-insurance industry.
April 9, 2013
Washington Post | April 9, 2013
Plaintiffs’ attorneys asked a Nevada state court jury on Monday to put the state’s largest health management organization on the hook for a stunning $2.5 billion punitive damage award in a Las Vegas hepatitis outbreak that lawyers called the largest in U.S. history.
April 8, 2013
Las Vegas Sun | April 8, 2013
A jury is slated to hear a lawyer's request to hold Nevada's largest health management organization liable for as much as $1 billion in punitive damages in a Las Vegas hepatitis exposure case.
March 28, 2013
Washington Post | March 28, 2013
A Nevada jury was asked Wednesday to hold the state’s largest health management company responsible for up to $1 billion in damages because two women contracted incurable hepatitis C during treatment at a Las Vegas outpatient medical clinic later blamed for an outbreak called the largest in U.S. history.
September 28, 2012
Las Vegas Review-Journal | September 28, 2012
Amazon.com subsidiary Zappos lost an attempt on Thursday to force customers into arbitration over damages allegedly caused by a data leak in January.
September 24, 2012
Vegas Inc. | September 24, 2012
Too many lawsuits may be hurting Nevada’s reputation — and costing the state jobs.
August 28, 2012
Legal Newsline | August 28, 2012
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto's plan to use $11.7 million in funds from a nationwide mortgage settlement was passed by state lawmakers last week.
February 13, 2012
Las Vegas Review Journal | February 13, 2012
Bank of America Corp., aside from the nationwide foreclosure deal, has settled a separate lawsuit over mortgage modifications brought by Nevada for almost $800 million, state Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto said Friday.
December 22, 2011
Legal Newsline | December 22, 2011
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is defending her decision to hire a private law firm to sue a loan processing company.
December 7, 2011
Washington Post | December 7, 2011
In the latest sign that some attorneys general are no longer pinning their hopes on a broad state and federal settlement with big banks, two states battered by housing foreclosures announced a plan Tuesday to combine forces to investigate mortgage fraud and related misdeeds.
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