Washington State Attorney General http://www.kplu.org en Wash. State Wins $610,000 in Google Settlement http://www.kplu.org/post/wash-state-wins-610000-google-settlement <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says the state will receive $610,600 dollars from Google as part of a settlement with 37 states and Washington, D.C.</p><p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 18:51:53 +0000 The Associated Press 11131 at http://www.kplu.org State AG slaps T-Mobile USA for new plans http://www.kplu.org/post/state-ag-slaps-t-mobile-usa-new-plans <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;">Washington state's chief prosecutor says there's a catch to T-Mobile's new </span>cellphone<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"> plans, which replace the traditional two-year service contract with an installment plan for phone buyers.</span></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;">One of the benefits of the new plan is that buyers can cancel their service at any time. But Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says the company hasn't told customers that they have to pay the full remaining cost of the phone if they cancel service; they can't remain on the installment plan.</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 21:15:32 +0000 The Associated Press 8564 at http://www.kplu.org State AG slaps T-Mobile USA for new plans Facebook, Washington AG join in fight against 'clickjacking' http://www.kplu.org/post/facebook-washington-ag-join-fight-against-clickjacking <p>Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna is joining with Facebook to launch a public attack on the internet scam known as &ldquo;click jacking.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p><p>Adscend is the Delaware company behind the so-called click-jacking scam. &ldquo;Clickjacking&rdquo; involves computer codes embedded in links that you click on that triggers Facebook&rsquo;s &ldquo;Like&rdquo; feature.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 21:20:03 +0000 Monica Spain 3947 at http://www.kplu.org Facebook, Washington AG join in fight against 'clickjacking'