• Tennessee Joins Bipartisan, Multistate Investigation of JUUL Labs

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020 | 11:25am

    Nashville, TN— Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III announced that Tennessee has joined a bipartisan, multistate investigation of electronic cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs. The 39-state coalition is investigating JUUL’s marketing and sales practices, including targeting of youth, claims regarding nicotine content, and statements regarding risks, safety and effectiveness as a smoking cessation device.

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  • Attorney General Slatery Files Lawsuit Against Walker Stalkers, LLC and its CEO for Deceptive Business Practices

    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 | 03:39pm

    Nashville- Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III has filed a lawsuit against Walker Stalkers, LLC and James Frazier in the Chancery Court of Davidson County. The State brings this civil enforcement action after the Defendants engaged in unfair or deceptive trade practices prohibited by the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

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  • AG Slatery Joins Bipartisan Coalition Calling for Extension of Student Loan Relief

    Tuesday, February 04, 2020 | 11:53am

    Nashville- Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III joined a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general renewing their request to U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to discharge the federal student loans of all students enrolled in schools operated by Dream Center Education Holdings, LLC. In Nashville, Dream Center operated The Art Institutes and Argosy University, both of which closed in December 2018.

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  • Protect Yourself from Charity Scams

    Friday, December 13, 2019 | 10:50am

    Nashville- As you consider end of year contributions to charitable causes, the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General and the Tennessee Secretary of State are providing donation guidelines to avoid charity scams.

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  • AG Slatery Asks FTC to Strengthen Online Protections for Children

    Monday, December 09, 2019 | 01:53pm

    Nashville- Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III and a bipartisan coalition of twenty-four State Attorneys General today submitted a comment letter to the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) asking the agency to strengthen its rules prohibiting websites, mobile applications, and other digital marketing companies from collecting personal information from children under the age of 13 and using that information to track children across the internet.

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