Skip Navigation

We want to hear from you.

  • (651) 296-3353,
  • (800) 657-3787,
  • TTY: (651) 297-7206,
  • TTY: (800) 366-4812
  • 445 Minnesota Street,
  • Suite 1400,
  • St. Paul, MN 55101,
  • M-F 8am-5pm

ATTENTION:
The Attorney General's website will be unavailable from 7-8am on Saturday, April 30.

Due to necessary maintenance, the Attorney General's website will be unavailable from 7-8am on April 30, 2016.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Attorney General Swanson Sues Company That Used Deceptive Practices to Sell Unnecessary Vehicle Service Contracts
“The company got people to buy warranties whose vehicles were already covered by a warranty,” said Attorney General Swanson. She added: “People should be on guard against companies posing as manufacturers or dealers to sell expensive warranties that are riddled with loopholes.”

More Information

Attorney General Swanson Permanently Bans Officials of Florida Locksmith Company that Deceived Minnesotans from Operating in State
The company used Internet advertisements and webpages for locksmiths that appeared to be homegrown Minnesota businesses. The ads and webpages promoted local sounding companies—“Burnsville Locksmith” or “Minneapolis Locksmith Service,” for example—with local phone numbers and addresses.

More Information

Attorney General Swanson Issues Compliance Report on Nation's Largest Car Donation Charity, Based in Minnesota
From 2011-2014, nearly $36 million was paid to for-profit vendors owned by the charity’s two founders and co-managers

More Information

AG Swanson Files Lawsuit Against Minnesota School of Business and Globe University
Lawsuit alleges that schools enrolled students who wanted to become police officers even though their programs aren't certified for this and misrepresented the transferability of their credits.

Full Story

Attorney General Lori Swanson Files Lawsuit Against Company Promising Student Loan Debt "Forgiveness"
Company charged fees of up to $1,500 for filling out and submitting forms to the federal government for loan repayment and consolidation programs, which eligible borrowers can apply for on their own for free

Full Story

Click the "Other News & Information" button to read more about other recent announcements from the Minnesota Attorney General's Office.

Other News & Information

Slide 1 of 7