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On October 3, 2008, the Illinois General Assembly passed the Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) to guard against the unlawful and illegal storing and collection of biometric information. After passing the law back in 2008, Illinois became the first state to regulate the collection of biometric information. Later, Washington and Texas passed similar laws. However, […]

A BIPA Violation class action lawsuit was filed on Hilton Hotels over the improper utilization of biometric fingerprint technology or by the company. This BIPA Violation class action lawsuit was filed by the lead plaintiff in the situation namely Taylor B., she was formerly employed by Hilton Hotels management as a housekeeper. The plaintiff mentions […]