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Illinois Supreme Court ruling to clarify legal harm of biometric collection procedure violations

A suit against Six Flags Entertainment Corp. for violating the consent requirements of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) is…

 

Legislation puts more scrutiny and analysis on TSA’s expanding use of biometrics

Evaluation of the efficacy, privacy issues, and expanded use of biometrics by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) comprises a not…

 

Chicago weighing special rules for businesses to use facial recognition for security

Chicago is considering amending its municipal code to allow businesses licensed by the Chicago Police Department (CPD) to collect and…

 

API Security Summit

API Security Summit London, UK November 21, 2018 The API Security Summit, taking place in London on the 21st of…

 

Informed consent violations alleged in two new suits filed under Illinois’ biometric regulation

A sustainable lighting equipment company and medical supply manufacturer and distributor are the latest companies to be hit by potential…

 

Indian government responds to Supreme Court ruling with Aadhaar rule clarifications

India’s government has responded to the Supreme Court ruling which put significant new limits on the world’s largest biometrics program….

 

Two more potential class action suits filed under Illinois biometrics law

Proposed class-action law suits have been filed under Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) against both fingerprint door-lock maker U-Tec…

 

Supreme Court upholds Aadhaar but strikes down required use by private sector

Aadhaar has survived its Supreme Court challenge mostly intact, with a five-judge panel ruling that it is constitutionally valid and…

 

Wendy’s faces potential class action suit under Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act

Burger chain Wendy’s is the latest employer to be hit with a potential class-action suit under Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy…

 

Thai digital identity bill faces cybersecurity and privacy scrutiny

Reactions to the likely passage of a new digital identification law has been mixed, English-language Thai news publication The Nation…

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