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AG Healey Calls on SEC to Require Companies to Disclose Financial Risks of Climate Change  

6/15/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Multistate Coalition Argues for Greater Disclosure to Meet Growing Investor Demands and Protect Residents’ Retirement Savings and Other Investments

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Home Health Agency to Pay More Than $85,000 for Failing to Pay Workers Overtime and Travel Time  

6/14/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Settlement Includes $77,000 in Restitution To 79 Employees

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AG Healey Joins Supreme Court Brief Supporting CDC Eviction Ban to Protect Public Health During Pandemic 

6/11/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

23 AGs Argue That Millions of Evictions While Pandemic Is Ongoing Would Increase the Spread of Covid-19 and Threaten U.S. Pandemic Recovery

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Dunkin Donuts Franchise Owner to Pay $120,000 to Resolve Numerous Child Labor Law Violations  

6/11/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Company Owns 10 Dunkin Donuts Locations in Boston Area; AG Investigation Reveals Over One Thousand Instances in Which Company Violated Child Labor Laws

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AG Healey Sues Orthodontist for Illegally Charging MassHealth Patients for Missed or Cancelled Appointments  

6/10/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Adds Claims to Existing Lawsuit Against Orthodontist for Millions of Dollars in False Claims Billed to MassHealth, Keeping Children in Braces for Longer than Medically Necessary

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AG Healey Urges Businesses and Government Agencies to Take Immediate Steps to Protect Operations From Ransomware Attacks 

6/08/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Following Hacking Incident at Steamship Authority, AG’s Office Stresses Importance of Precautions to Protect Data Security

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Coalition Co-led by AG Healey Secures Federal Court Order and Settlement Requiring Asbestos Reporting to Protect Public Health 

6/07/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Biden’s EPA Settles with States, Ending Trump’s Challenge to Court Decision Requiring Necessary Reporting by the Chemical Industry

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AG Healey Reaches Settlement With Keches Law Group Over Illegal Kickback Scheme 

6/03/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Law Firm Referred Hundreds of Clients to a Pharmacy in Exchange for Tens of Thousands of Dollars in Payments

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AG Secures $260,000 From South Shore Anesthesia Provider to Settle Alleged Unfair “Surprise Billing” Practices 

6/02/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Medical Group Agrees to Stop Billing or Collecting on “Surprise Bills”

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AG Healey Reaches Settlement With U.S. Bank Securing Over $230,000 in Debt Relief for Massachusetts Student Borrowers  

5/28/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Certain New England Institute of Art (NEIA) Students to Receive Relief From Settlement

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AG Healey Secures Nearly $800,000 in Relief for Consumers From Auto Lender That Facilitated Sale of Defective and Unsafe Vehicles 

5/27/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Company Financed High-interest Loans to Used Auto Dealerships in Westport and Fall River That Saddled Consumers With Defective Vehicles

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AG Healey Leads Coalition Calling on FERC to Address Climate and Environmental Justice Impacts Before Approving New Gas Pipelines 

5/27/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

States Urge FERC to Reject New Proposed Pipelines That Are Inconsistent with Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Targets or Would Harm Disadvantaged Communities

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AG Healey Joins Bipartisan Coalition Urging Congress to Pass Legislation to Protect Senior Citizens From Fraud and Scams  

5/25/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Coalition Sends Letter of Support for Fraud and Scam Reduction Act to Prevent Financial Exploitation of Senior Citizens

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AG Healey Joins Coalition Calling for More Equitable Discipline Measures in Schools 

5/24/2021 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Advocacy is a Continuation of AG Healey’s Work to Promote Equitable and Positive Outcomes for Young People

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