Teamwork, Turf Wars For State AGs Under Obama

Law360, New York (November 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Eliot Spitzer defined the role of the crusading state attorney general: the Democrat who in the service of the public took on Wall Street, the record industry and other entrenched interests, all while setting up a run for governor.

With a newly minted administration under President-elect Barack Obama set to sweep into Washington promising more regulation and increased enforcement actions in the financial services, environmental and product liability sectors, among others, is the era of the crusading state attorney general over? Not necessarily, according to attorneys...
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