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A lawsuit against Facebook will continue with class action certification after U.S. District Court Judge James Donato found it the…

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Illinois legislators consider amending BIPA as Facebook lobbies

Illinois legislators are considering an amendment to the state’s Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) which would exempt businesses from the…

 

Non-user lawsuit against Facebook under BIPA thrown out

A proposed consumer class-action lawsuit brought against Facebook by a non-user has been thrown out by a California federal judge,…

 

Facebook BIPA trial date set as harm to “property interest” ruled sufficient

Facebook faces a trial in the suit brought against it for allegedly violating Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) on…

 

Australian Information Commissioners call for stronger governance for proposed biometrics programs

The Information Commissioner’s offices for both Victoria and Queensland have expressed concerns about potential scope creep and the need for…

 

Hospital network sued under BIPA

A former director of security and public safety at a hospital in the suburban Chicago area has filed a class…

 

DHS agencies responsible for biometric exit/entry data would be formalized by new legislation

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM) would be codified pursuant to the Office of…

 

EU GDPR biometric compliance systems

This is a guest post by Paul Sheldon Foote and Sumantra Chakravarty, Professors of Accounting at California State University, Fullerton….

 

Judge denies Facebook motion to throw out class-action suit

The “concrete injury” standard set by the U.S. Supreme Court in a case involving search engine company Spokeo in 2016…

 

Report warns retailers to consider consumer privacy laws when deploying facial recognition tools

Many vendors of biometrics-based solutions have not anticipated legal and compliance challenges posed by their products, or expressly deny responsibility…

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