COVID-19 News, PRIVACY—N.D. Ill.: Amazon worker advances BIPA claims over facial scans during COVID-19 wellness checks, (Jan 7, 2022)

By Marjorie Johnson, J.D.

The facial recognition devices and associated software purportedly collected and captured biometric identifiers including facial geometry, retinas, and irises.

Amazon failed to convince a federal district to dismiss a warehouse employee’s putative class action lawsuit asserting the ecommerce giant violated the ...