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September 23, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced a Loveland family nurse practitioner will pay $40,000 after failing to comply with a cease-and-desist order from the Colorado Department of Law, instructing him to stop illegally marketing and overstating the effectiveness of alleged cures for COVID-19, including the anti-parasite drug Ivermectin often used in animals.

    

September 14, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today joined nine other states and the District of Columbia in announcing that StubHub, Inc. is providing refunds to consumers who bought tickets under the company’s pre-pandemic refund policy for events that were subsequently canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    

September 10, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced Santander Consumer USA, Inc., the nation’s largest subprime auto financing company, will provide $3.065 million in debt relief for 340 Colorado consumers.

    

August 26, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — After 18 months of discussions, Attorney General Phil Weiser and local government leaders today unveiled a first-of-its-kind joint framework for distributing statewide over $400 million that Colorado stands to receive from litigation settlements to address the opioid crisis.

    

August 18, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that Colorado amended its lawsuit in Denver District Court against JUUL Labs, Inc. to include founders and board members who spearheaded the company’s deceptive marketing and messaging.

    

August 16, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today applauded the U.S. Department of Transportation’s airline refund proposal while urging the department to add clarity to the rules.

    

August 9, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today joined the attorneys general of all 50 states and the District of Columbia in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to fight against the scourge of illegal robocalls by moving up the deadline for smaller telephone companies to implement caller ID technology.

    

July 29, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Following an unnerving increase in the frequency and scale of ransomware attacks across the globe—underscored by the massive attack on software company Kaseya on the brink of the July 4th holiday weekend—Attorney General Phil Weiser is joining attorneys general across the country in urging businesses and government entities in to immediately assess their current data security practices and take appropriate steps to protect operations and consumer data.

    

July 29, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Following an unnerving increase in the frequency and scale of ransomware attacks across the globe—underscored by the massive attack on software company Kaseya on the brink of the July 4th holiday weekend—Attorney General Phil Weiser is joining attorneys general across the country in urging businesses and government entities in to immediately assess their current data security practices and take appropriate steps to protect operations and consumer data.

    

July 29, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — More than 200,000 Coloradans will soon receive checks in the mail from a 2019 settlement that the Colorado attorney general’s office reached with CenturyLink because the company deceptively overcharged consumers for services.

    

July 21, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced a historic $26 billion agreement that will bring needed relief to people in Colorado and across the country who are struggling with opioid addiction. The agreement includes Cardinal, McKesson, and AmerisourceBergen—the nation’s three major pharmaceutical distributors—and Johnson & Johnson, which manufactured and marketed opioids.

    

July 09, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser applauded the announcement today that the U.S. Department of Education is forgiving the federal student loans of more than 1,600 Westwood College students nationwide—including 115 Colorado borrowers—after the school misled prospective students about employment and salary prospects and the transferability of the school’s credits.

    

June 14, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that Colorado-based mobile home park management company Impact MHC will pay $25,000 and implement new safety measures after more than 15,000 people’s sensitive information was exposed in a data breach, including 719 Coloradans.

    

June 4, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that, because of an agreement with his office, a Colorado travel company will soon contact customers to notify them of their refund options for trips canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    

June 3, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that DIRECTV will refund thousands of Coloradans after charging for Altitude Sports while the channel was unavailable, and for continuing to charge an obsolete fee for high-definition service, even though high-definition television is now a household standard.

    

May 26, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that his office sued the student loan servicer that handles the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency, after it refused to fully comply with state law requiring consumer protection oversight.

    

May 20, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that his office secured $121,983 in refunds for 171 Colorado vehicle owners who did not receive their full GAP benefits from a Colorado company.

    

May 11, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and Wyoming Attorney General Bridget Hill announced today a joint settlement of lawsuits filed against two companies that targeted consumers nationwide with deceptive mailers that sold overpriced magazine subscriptions designed to look like renewal notices for consumers’ legitimate existing subscriptions.

    

May 10, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser today sent a bipartisan letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg asking for more information about Facebook’s announced plans to launch a kids version of Instagram and how the company will protect the privacy and safety of children under 13 years old who use the new platform.

    

April 1, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today urged the U.S. Department of Education to cancel federal student loan debt of thousands of students who attended ITT Technical Institute.

    

March 24, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced Colorado will receive $2,606,605 in a multistate settlement with Boston Scientific Corporation for the deceptive marketing of its surgical mesh products for women.

    

March 16, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser expressed disappointment when reacting to the plan Purdue Pharma filed in bankruptcy court Monday night. Along with 23 other states, Attorney General Weiser released the following statement

    

March 9, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Colorado consumers should be protected from unfair and unreasonable price hikes on their utility bills if federal regulators find that natural gas market violations occurred during last month’s winter storm that left millions without power, says Attorney General Phil Weiser in a letter he sent today to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

    

March 8, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced a Wheat Ridge-based travel company, Voyageurs International, will provide refunds to about 400 Coloradans after withholding fees for music trips to Europe that it canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    

March 4, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Together with law enforcement agencies and the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE), Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser announced today the creation of the Colorado Unemployment Fraud Task Force. The joint task force will investigate and prosecute those who have committed identity theft, and used that information to commit fraud against the state of Colorado and the unemployment insurance system.

    

March 3, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that his office secured more than $9.5 million in refunds for Colorado borrowers who were charged unnecessary GAP insurance fees from Wells Fargo.

    

March 1, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser kicked off National Consumer Protection Week today by unveiling the list of the top 10 consumer complaints and inquiries his office received in 2020, which included airlines’ response to upended travel, robocalls, and pandemic purchase scams.

    

February 4, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced a $573 million settlement with a coalition of attorneys general from 47 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. territories and one of the world’s largest consulting firms, McKinsey & Company, Inc. United States, to resolve investigations into the company’s role in working for opioid companies, helping those companies promote their drugs, and profiting from the opioid epidemic.

    

January 25, 2021 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced his office has reached a settlement with Denver-based Nationwide Medical Supply Inc., after the business made misleading claims about the masks and respirators it sold and charged unreasonably excessive prices for those products during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

    

December 30, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today released an advisory warning Coloradans about potential COVID-19 vaccine scams and vowing that the State will enforce laws prohibiting fraudulent or deceptive sales of fake COVID-19 vaccinations and cures.

    

December 18, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced he has been coordinating with ticket sellers to ensure Colorado consumers receive refunds for events that were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    

December 17, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser led a bipartisan coalition of 38 attorneys general in filing a lawsuit today against Google LLC for anticompetitive conduct in violation of Section 2 of the Sherman Act.

    

December 9, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and a bipartisan coalition of state attorneys general filed a major antitrust lawsuit today against Facebook Inc. This action challenges a range of Facebook’s conduct over the last decade as illegal under the antitrust laws, explaining that it served to stifle competition and protect its monopoly power.

    

December 7, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that he has reached a multistate settlement with Nationstar Mortgage, which does business as “Mr. Cooper,” providing nearly $1.5 million in restitution to Colorado borrowers, affecting 917 loans.

    

November 24, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that the State of Colorado will receive $223,797.22 in a multistate settlement with The Home Depot, following a data breach that exposed the payment card information of about 40 million Home Depot consumers nationwide.

    

October 20, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorneys General from the states of Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Tennessee, New York, North Carolina, and Utah released the following statement regarding today’s antitrust filing by U.S. Department of Justice and the multistate investigation into Google.

    

October 13, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced a settlement with Kingsley Management Corp, a mobile home park management company, which will return $146,770.26 to tenants of its Colorado mobile home parks.

    

October 12, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced an update to a global settlement framework agreement between state attorneys general, local subdivisions, and the opioid manufacturer Mallinckrodt (MNK), its subsidiaries, and certain other affiliates.

       

October 2, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — A bipartisan coalition of 40 attorneys general, led by Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, have sent a letter urging Congress to enact new consumer protection measures for airline industry customers whether as part of a financial relief package or in separate legislation as soon as possible.

    

September 30, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that Colorado and 43 other states have resolved their claims against Anthem over a 2014 data breach the health insurance company experienced that may have impacted more than 1.5 million Coloradans. The settlement requires that Anthem establish and maintain substantially improved data protection measures and requires a payment to Colorado of $141,970.

       

September 24, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced Colorado will receive $1,025,555 in a settlement with C.R. Bard, Inc. and its parent company Becton, Dickinson and Company for the deceptive marketing of transvaginal surgical mesh devices.

    

September 23, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that a local lawn care company, Fit Turf, will pay $125,000 to the State after enrolling consumers in automatically renewing services without their consent and calling thousands of numbers on the Colorado No-Call list.

 

September 3, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that a Denver-based entrepreneur will pay $62,500 to the State after misleading buyers and consumers about his qualifications to make the hand sanitizer he began producing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

September 1, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today urged U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to investigate Frontier Airlines after consumers from Colorado and 29 other states contacted his office with reports that the airline engaged in in unfair or deceptive practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

August 26, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that the State of Colorado will receive $1,590,271 from an $85 million multistate settlement with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and Honda of America Mfg., Inc., over allegations Honda concealed safety issues related to defects in the frontal airbag systems installed in certain Honda and Acura vehicles sold in the United States. The systems were designed and manufactured by Takata Corporation, a long-time Honda supplier, and were first installed in Honda vehicles in the 2001 model year.

 
August 21, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser released the following statement regarding today’s court judgment in State of Colorado v. CollegeAmerica:
 

August 18, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that his office has reached a settlement in two precedent-setting lawsuits involving Colorado’s right to enforce its interest rate limits on consumer loans to protect residents from predatory lending practices.

 

August 17, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser this month returned more than $66,000 to former Art Institute of Colorado students who were defrauded when the school’s corporate owner, Dream Center Education Holdings, failed to inform them that it lost its accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission.

 

 July 07, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today announced that Colorado filed a lawsuit in Denver District Court against JUUL Labs, Inc. to protect Colorado consumers, especially youth, who continue to be endangered by the e-cigarette epidemic.

 

 June 10, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser today joined a coalition of 51 attorneys general in filing the third lawsuit stemming from the ongoing antitrust investigation into a widespread conspiracy by generic drug manufacturers to artificially inflate and manipulate prices, reduce competition, and unreasonably restrain trade for generic drugs sold across the United States.

 

May 01, 2020 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser has sent cease and desist letters to three businesses that marketed tests for COVID-19 infection or immunity and overstated the reliability and accuracy of the tests.

 

April 26, 2019 (DENVER, Colo.) — Attorney General Phil Weiser announced today that his office distributed refunds to 189 Colorado consumers after settling a lawsuit against four Michigan-based companies and an individual who targeted Colorado residents in a debt-settlement scheme

 

March 14, 2019 (DENVER, Colo.) — A Denver District Court judge today ordered the owners of Denver Custom Food Trucks to pay $4.5 million dollars to resolve a case in which they took thousands of dollars from clients to build custom food trucks that were either never delivered or equipped with unsafe, fraudulent parts

 

March 14, 2019 (DENVER, Colo.) — A Denver District Court judge today ordered the owners of Denver Custom Food Trucks to pay $4.5 million dollars to resolve a case in which they took thousands of dollars from clients to build custom food trucks that were either never delivered or equipped with unsafe, fraudulent parts

 

March 4, 2019 (DENVER, Colo.) — In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week, Attorney General Phil Weiser today unveiled a list of the top 10 consumer complaints of 2018. During the 2018 calendar year, consumers filed 9,110 complaints and inquiries with the Consumer Protection Section of the Office of the Attorney General.

 

January 29, 2019 DENVER, Colo.) — For-profit education company Career Education Corp. (CEC) has agreed to reform its recruiting and enrollment practices and forgo collecting about $493.7 million in debts owed by 179,529 students nationally, in a settlement with Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and 48 other attorneys general.

 

January 4, 2019 (DENVER, Colo,) — For-profit education company Career Education Corp. (CEC) has agreed to reform its recruiting and enrollment practices and forgo collecting about $493.7 million in debts owed by 179,529 students nationally, in a settlement with Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and 48 other attorneys general.

Friday, December 28, 2018

DENVER– Today Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that Colorado has joined with 49 other states and the District of Colombia in a $575M settlement with Wells Fargo Bank N.A. to resolve state consumer protection claims for alleged unfair and deceptive trade practices.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DENVER- Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that a Denver District Court has issued a preliminary injunction order against Denver Custom Food Trucks, Brothers Custom Food Trucks and the owners, Larry Perez and Rudy Martinez.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman kicked off the second annual Colorado Consumer Protection Month (CCPM). This statewide initiative focuses on raising awareness and providing education about consumer fraud issues including common scams, financial abuses, and fraud affecting Coloradans across the state.

Monday, September 26, 2018

Today Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that Colorado has joined with 49 other states and the District of Columbia in a $148M settlement with Uber Technologies, Inc., (Uber) to address the company’s one-year delay in reporting a data breach to its affected drivers.

Monday, September 10, 2018

DENVER- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman and the AARP Foundation ElderWatch program today alerted Colorado consumers about callers claiming to be with the Social Security Administration (SSA). These imposters are claiming to be investigators or attorneys with the SSA and telling consumers that their Social Security account is being used fraudulently. They are urging consumers to call back immediately or risk not getting their Social Security check the next month.

Monday, September 06, 2018

Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman filed a lawsuit today against Purdue Pharma L.P. and Purdue Pharma, Inc. alleging that the companies’ fraudulent and deceptive marketing of prescription opioids played a significant role in causing the opioid epidemic ravaging Colorado and the rest of the nation. The lawsuit claims that Purdue misled Colorado health care providers and consumers about the addiction risks associated with prescription opioids and encouraged doctors to prescribe more opioids and at higher doses for longer periods of time. The result was a financial windfall for the company and a historic deadly epidemic that has killed thousands of Coloradans and left many thousands more struggling with opioid addiction.

Wednesday August 8, 2018

Today Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that her office has obtained a $1.7M verdict against Westminster-based Mile High Heating & Cooling and its owner and manager for violations of the Colorado Consumer Protection Act.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

DENVER- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced the filing of charges against licensed Speech Language Pathologist Tara Leigh Rose, owner of Beyond Words, LLC. Rose was charged with six counts of felony theft and six counts of felony computer crime after allegedly fraudulently billing Medicaid for over $1.2 million.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Procuradora General, Cynthia Coffman, alertó a los consumidores de que si fueron estafados por personas que utilizaban los servicios de Western Union, ahora pueden presentar un reclamo para que se les regrese el dinero.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

DENVER- The Federal Trade Commission is alerting consumers who lost money to scammers who told them to pay via Western Union’s money transfer system between January 1, 2004 and January 19, 2017, that they can now file a claim to get their money back by going to www.FTC.gov/WU before May 31, 2018. From January 1, 2004 to August 30, 2015, Western Union received 9,043 fraud complaints from Colorado consumers for losses totaling $10,868,502.35.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

DENVER— Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman issued a warning to Colorado consumers to be on the lookout for scammers calling, emailing or texting and claiming to be officials from Medicare. These predators are using the distribution of new Medicare cards as an opportunity to trick consumers into giving up their money or personal information. The scammers may threaten to cancel health benefits, or claim to need payment or private information to issue a new Medicare card.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

El día de hoy en la ciudad de Denver, la Procuradora General del estado de Colorado, Cynthia H. Coffman, advirtió a los consumidores del estado de Colorado a que estén al tanto de estafadores que intentarán llamar, enviar correos electrónicos o mensajes de texto, haciéndose pasar por representantes de Medicare. Estos predadores se están aprovechando de la distribución de las nuevas tarjetas para engañar a los consumidores, al convencerlos que entreguen su dinero o datos personales.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

DENVER – Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced the filing of several suits against businesses that fraudulently filed their organizing documents with the Secretary of State. These purported businesses used unwitting Colorado consumers’ addresses to fraudulently incorporate in Colorado.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

DENVER—Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced that her office has reached a settlement on behalf of the State of Colorado with various tobacco companies over disputes relating to the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (MSA). Under the settlement, Colorado will receive a lump sum payment of approximately $107 million on April 19, 2018. This payment is in addition to the annual MSA payment of approximately $75 million that the State will receive the same day.

Monday, March 26, 2018

DENVER – Today, Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that she has joined a bipartisan coalition of 37 state and territory Attorneys General in sending a letter demanding answers from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about the company’s business practices and privacy protections.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

DENVER—Today Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that the Statewide Grand Jury has indicted Shannon P. Murphy on five counts of securities fraud. Murphy is accused of soliciting and accepting investment opportunities into companies Epic Mineral Resources, Inc. (EPIC), Murphy Mining International, LLC (MMI), and Murphy Mining and Exploration, LLC (MME). Murphy represented to investors that their investment funds would be used for mining operations and would pay substantial returns.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

DENVER- Today in recognition of National Consumer Protection Week, the Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman unveiled her list of the top ten consumer complaints of 2017. During the 2017 calendar year, consumers filed 9,146 complaints and inquiries with the Consumer Protection Section of the Office of the Attorney General, a 5% increase over the 2016 total.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

DENVER – Today Attorney General Cynthia Coffman announced a $120M settlement with General Motors Company (“GM”) over allegations GM concealed safety issues related to ignition-switch-related defects in GM vehicles. Colorado’s share of the multi-state settlement is $1,905,816.65.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

El día de hoy en la ciudad de Denver, la Procuradora General del estado de Colorado, Cynthia H. Coffman, anunció que se llegó a un acuerdo por la suma de US$120 millones con la compañía General Motors Company (GM). Esto fue tras las acusaciones de que GM ocultó la existencia de problemas de seguridad relacionados con el interruptor de encendido en vehículos de la marca GM. La cantidad que le corresponde al estado de Colorado de este acuerdo multiestatal es de $1, 905,816.65.

Monday, January 22, 2018

DENVER— Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that her office has settled a lawsuit against two lenders who charged predatory interest rates to Colorado consumers. The settlement will bring over $2M in funds back to Colorado consumers.

Monday, January 22, 2018

El día de hoy en la ciudad de Denver, la Procuradora General del estado de Colorado, Cynthia H. Coffman, anunció que su oficina ha resuelto una demanda en contra de dos prestamistas que cobraban tasas de interés abusivas a consumidores del estado de Colorado. El acuerdo regresará más de US$2 millones en fondos a los consumidores de Colorado.

Monday, November 6, 2017

DENVER- Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced that she and 34 other States and the District of Columbia have filed a “friend of the Court” brief in the United States Supreme Court, supporting the State of South Dakota in South Dakota v.  Wayfair, Inc., No. 17-494. The Colorado Attorney General’s Office is lead counsel for the coalition of States seeking to overturn an outdated rule preventing States from requiring out-of-state online retailers to collect the sales tax that is owed on retail goods. 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

DENVER- Today Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman announced the launch of the first annual Colorado Consumer Protection Month (CCPM). This new initiative will focus on raising awareness and providing education about consumer fraud issues including common scams, financial abuses, and fraud affecting Coloradans across the state.  The Colorado Attorney General’s Office is partnering with law enforcement, regulatory entities, and non-profit programs statewide to help Coloradans learn how to identify, prevent, and report fraudulent activity.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

DENVER – El día de hoy la Procuradora General del estado de Colorado Cynthia H. Coffman, anunció el inicio del primer “Mes de Protección al Consumidor de Colorado” (CCPM, por sus siglas en inglés) que se llevará a cabo anualmente. Esta nueva iniciativa se enfocará en crear consciencia y ofrecer educación sobre temas relacionados con el fraude al consumidor; como las estafas más comunes, abusos financieros y casos de fraude que afectan a la gente en todo el estado de Colorado.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman today alerted Colorado consumers to be on the lookout for any telephone calls for tech support where the caller ID on your phones shows “Colorado State Gov’t” with a phone number 800-222-4444. “These phone calls are obviously false,” said Coffman. “No one in state government knows whether your computer is affected by a virus, and we certainly aren’t going to call you get you to pay us to fix your computer.”

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

DENVER- After a two-day hearing, Denver District Court Judge Robert L. McGahey Jr. granted the Attorney General’s motion for a preliminary injunction against defendants Mile High Heating & Cooling, LLC, and its owner, Kevin Dykman.  The injunction prevents the defendants from engaging in any activity related to the sale, installation, service or repair of furnaces, boilers, hot water heaters, air conditioning units or any other type of HVAC equipment.