We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Mass., NY AGs Subpoenaed Again Over Exxon Climate Probes

Law360, New York (February 17, 2017, 3:54 PM EST) -- The chairman of the House Science Committee on Thursday reissued subpoenas to Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman over their climate change probes of Exxon Mobil Corp., orders that the prosecutors vowed to defy.

Committee on Science, Space and Technology Chairman Lamar Smith, R-Texas, originally subpoenaed Healey and Schneiderman last year, saying that they are necessary to investigate purported collusion between climate change research groups and the prosecutors, whom Smith has accused of engaging in a coordinated effort to silence climate change doubters.

Healey and Schneiderman, who are investigating whether Exxon misled shareholders and the...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!



Kirkland & Ellis LLP has redefined what it means to be the biggest of BigLaw — weighing in at 2,116 attorneys by year end 2018 and becoming the first firm since Law360 began tracking law firm head counts to top 2,000 U.S.-based attorneys.




Government Agencies