The latest developments on US biometrics

(Dec 4, 2020) The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate passed a bill banning the use of facial recognition technology by... Read More

A roundup of US privacy litigation updates

(Dec 4, 2020) The Wall Street Journal Read More

Podcast: Carissa Véliz on privacy, AI ethics and democracy

(Dec 4, 2020) Artificial intelligence, big data and personalization are driving a new era of products and services, but this paradigm shift brings with it a slate of thorn... Read More

Carissa Véliz on privacy, AI ethics and democracy

(Dec 4, 2020) Artificial intelligence, big data and personalization are driving a new era of products and services, but this paradigm shift brings with it a slate of thorn... Read More

Wis. city bans facial recognition technology

(Dec 3, 2020) The Madison City Council in Wisconsin approved an ordinance banning city agencies, including law enforcement, from using facial recognition technology or “in... Read More

The latest biometric privacy updates

(Dec 2, 2020) Microsoft filed a patent for a system that can record employees’ attendance, body language and facial expressions during in-person or virtual meetings... Read More

Why Batman shouldn't write your privacy notice

(Dec 1, 2020) I am a firm believer in the idea that there's no wrong way to consume pop culture. Sometimes life gets you down, and you don't want to watch a harrow... Read More

Ill. judge rejects argument that BIPA is 'special legislation'

(Dec 1, 2020) A federal judge in Illinois dismissed Compass Group USA’s claim that Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act should be considered “special legislation” t... Read More

Facebook asks Supreme Court to hear user tracking case

(Nov 30, 2020) MediaPost reports Facebook filed a Read More

Chinese wildlife park to delete facial images after court order

(Nov 24, 2020) Hangzhou Fuyang People’s Court ruled that Hangzhou Safari Park must delete images collected by its facial recognition technology and pay 1,038 yuan in damage... Read More