CT Attorney General
{Office of the Secretary of the State}
55 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106

(860) 808-5318

(860) 808-5387
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017
AG Jepsen: Multistate Investigations Seek Documents from Opioid Manufacturers and Distributors
  Attorney General George Jepsen today said that a bipartisan coalition of 39 attorneys general from across the country have demanded information and documents from both the manufacturers and the distributors of prescription opioid drugs.

Friday, September 15, 2017
AG Jepsen, Investigating AGs Ask Equifax to Disable Fee-based Monitoring Services, Reimburse Fees for Security Freezes
  Attorney General George Jepsen today joined with attorneys general around the country in a letter to credit reporting firm Equifax requesting that it disable links for enrollment in fee-based credit monitoring service in the wake of the massive data breach impacting 143 million people.

Friday, September 08, 2017
Statement from AG Jepsen on Equifax Data Breach
  "This is a massive and very concerning data breach, and we are working to assess its impact on Connecticut residents."

Thursday, September 07, 2017
Conn. Reaches State-Federal Settlement with Hartford Dispensary to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations
  The Hartford Dispensary will pay $627,000 through a federal-state settlement to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by falsely certifying to federal and state officials that it had a current medical director that was performing his duties in accordance with federal and state law, Attorney General George Jepsen and state Department of Social Services (DSS) Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby said today.

Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Conn. Joins Multistate Lawsuit Challenging President Trump on DACA
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Attorney General George Jepsen today announced that Connecticut has joined with a coalition of 14 other states and the District of Columbia in suing President Donald Trump and his administration seeking to invalidate his memorandum that ends the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and to enjoin federal agencies from using information gathered through DACA in immigration enforcement efforts.

Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Connecticut Leads $3.5M Multistate Settlement with Lenovo over Installation of Hacker-vulnerable Software on Laptop Computers
  Connecticut has joined with 31 other states in a settlement with technology company Lenovo (United States) Inc. to resolve allegations that the company violated state consumer protection laws by pre-installing faulty software on laptop computers sold to Connecticut consumers that made consumers' personal information vulnerable to hackers, Attorney General George Jepsen and state Department of Consumer Protection Commissioner Michelle H. Seagull said today.

Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Statement from AG Jepsen on President Trump's DACA Announcement
  "I am disappointed in President Trump's actions today. DACA is not only lawful, it is smart and compassionate public policy."