Deep Concerns Over Political Deepfakes

Westlaw Today

Ki P. Hong Tyler Rosen Aanchal Chugh

Partner Ki Hong, counsel Tyler Rosen and associate Aanchal Chugh discuss the use of AI to create deepfakes in politics and what is being done by regulators, lawmakers and technology companies to combat the problem. Although the Federal Election Commission has yet to take action to address deepfakes, at least 39 states are considering or have passed measures that would increase transparency with regard to AI-generated deepfake political advertisements.