Monthly Archives: June 2018

Citigroup Agrees to Pay $100 Million Over State Libor Probes

June 15, 2018 – Citigroup Inc. agreed to pay a combined $100 million to 42 U.S. states to resolve a probe into fraudulent conduct tied to interest-rate manipulation that affected financial instruments worth trillions of dollars. The settlement was announced Friday by several of the states, who alleged Citigroup misrepresented the integrity of the Libor… Read more »

Attorneys General Sue EPA, Claiming Illegal Delay of Landfill Regulation

June 1, 2018 – Eight state attorneys general filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) late Thursday alleging the agency is breaking the law by failing to enforce landfill methane regulations. The regulation at issue is a 2016 guideline developed to help solid waste landfills reduce emissions. While the guideline went into effect… Read more »