On October 17, 2018, the French data protection authority published a press release, detailing the rules applicable to devices that collect personal data from users’ mobile phones (media access control address) for the purposes of measuring the advertising audience and traffic in shopping malls and other public areas.
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Recent judicial interpretations of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 14, present potential litigation risks for retailers who employ biometric-capture technology, such as facial recognition, retina scan or fingerprint software. In a recent client alert, we discuss biometric privacy laws and recent case studies.
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Hunton & Williams is proud to announce our Privacy & Information Security Law Blog has been nominated in The Expert Institute’s 2016 Best Legal Blog Contest for Best AmLaw Blog of 2016. We appreciate your continued support and readership, and ask that you please take a moment to vote for our blog! This blog post contains a link for voting.
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