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Using digital ID to screen potential employees in the UK

Two stakeholders coming from different perspectives are encouraging the United Kingdom towards the adoption of a digital ID-focused screening process…

 

Ready for handling Metaverse biometric data?

If or when the internet transitions into the Metaverse — something Facebook is already working towards — the amount of…

 

Jail for biometric data privacy violations in Baltimore? More class actions settled for millions

There is nothing to say that the United States has to have a coherent set of standards for the use…

 

Biometric privacy rules come to NYC

America’s latest biometric privacy law went into effect in New York City on July 9. While state laws have largely…

 

Belgian lawmakers get a year to make their biometrics rules jibe with GDPR

An independent Belgian regulator charged with ensuring compliance with personal data protection policies wants citizen feedback on proposed tighter biometrics…

 

Vietnam releases draft digital identity and authentication guidelines

Vietnam is pushing ahead with its plan of developing digital governance as the country’s Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC)…

 

The key to coherent biometrics laws? It might be found in people who’ve been wronged

The political left and right in the United States each now have their martyrs to indifferent and inaccurate facial recognition…

 

Police in Israel want greater freedom to use facial recognition

Israeli politicians are considering limits on how police use face biometrics to surveil the Middle Eastern nation, including its borders…

 

New Zealand close behind Australia in establishing consumer data right legislation

New Zealand Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark plans to create a consumer data right legislation for consumers to…

 

Businesses are closely watching four biometric privacy cases that could knock the wind from BIPA

Will employers get their first win against Illinois’ landmark biometrics law? The second half of the year is expected to…

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