By Kelcee Griffis (January 5, 2022, 6:14 PM EST) — For Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser, holding communications providers accountable takes on many forms, but it all comes back to giving customers control over their money, their services and their data.
Law360 recently caught up with Weiser to discuss Colorado’s new laws protecting customers from auto-renewed subscriptions and data exploitation, the possibility of a regulatory agency for social media platforms, and the next frontier in the fight against robocalls. This interview has been lightly edited for length and clarity.
You’ve made fighting robocalls and robotexts one of your main priorities. What progress have you made in the last year?