Finding a “pattern of conducting its business in a persistently fraudulent or illegal manner”, the NYAG sues the NRA.
DCAG:“in recent years, the NRA has experienced financial problems related, in large part, to low membership and the NRA’s decision to continue to waste funds on improper, lavish spending. To plug holes caused by its own poor management, the NRA turned to the Foundation’s funds.”
Court rules against the NRA and requires Ackerman to comply with the AG’s subpoena without giving the NRA an opportunity to preview and review Ackerman’s production.
Filing Summary This is a letter from the OAG in response to the NRA’s purported expert affirmation from Arthur Miller. The OAG argues that Miller’s affirmation should be disregarded as improper legal opinion. Key Points The OAG argues that the NRA’s submission of an expert affirmation from Arthur Miller is “an untimely, unauthorized, post-argument sur-reply” […]
Filing Summary Arthur Miller, a law professor at New York University, makes legal arguments in support of the NRA’s opposition to the OAG. He argues that the NRA’s relationship with Ackerman, as alleged by the NRA, is so close as to create attorney-client privilege with respect to communications between the NRA and Ackerman. The existence […]
Filing Summary The OAG makes several legal arguments in response to the NRA as to why the NRA should not be permitted to pre-review documents before production by Ackerman. Key Points The OAG argues that the NRA is “attempting to interfere with the OAG’s enforcement function by converting privately-contracted non-disclosure agreements … into a set […]
Filing Summary Instead of opposing the OAG’s motion, Ackerman notifies the court that it will comply with the court’s order. Key Points
NRA’s legal arguments against OAG’s petition.
Affidavit of NRA GC describing entwinement of NRA and Ackerman.
Filing Summary This filing is a privilege log that the NRA produced in response to an investigation by New York Department of Financial Services (the state insurance regulator). Key Points Many of the documents pertain to legal advice provided about Carry Guard, an NRA self-defense insurance program, such as “training curriculum,” “callcenter items,” and “firearms […]