Consumer News Releases
2009 Consumer News Releases
11-13-09 Iowa Recovers $4.3 Million from Rx Drug Makers for Overcharges to Medicaid Programs
11-4-09 AGs: Don’t limit States’ authority to protect consumers
9-2-09 States Settle with Pfizer over Marketing of Antipsychotic Drug “Geodon
8-18-09 State AGs Push for CFPA –
U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Agency
8-13-09 Eldora / Hardin County: storm-victim information
7-30-09 CIS Internet Service information
7-23-09 Countrywide Financial info re payments to borrowers
7-16-09 DISH Network Agrees to Resolve Consumer Complaints and Avoid Unfair Practices.
7-15-09 Drug Companies Pay for Delaying Release of Negative Results of Cholesterol Drug Study.
7-15-09 A.G. Shuts down “Foreclosure Rescue” Company.
6-24-09 Iowa Joins Multi-State Settlement with the TJX Companies, Inc., Over Massive Data Breach.
6-3-09 The New Chrysler Group LLC Will Honor “Lemon Law” Obligations.
5-26-09 Miller Hails “Private Right of Action” Consumer Law.
5-20-09 “Attorney General Alleges Consumer Fraud by Professional Fundraiser.
5-14-09 “One-Year Deadline for Legal Action Could Apply if Insurance Disputes Resulted from Parkersburg Area Tornado Damage.
5-8-09 “Get-Rich-Quick” Scheme
Banned from Iowa.
2-24-09 Hotline marks one-year anniversary.
Attorney General encourages more Iowans to call.
2-2-09 States Urge OCC and OTS to Push for Affordable Mortgage Modifications.
1-12-09 Dell Computers Making
Refunds to Consumers.