Tag: facial recognition

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Privacy Tip #331 – ACLU Settles Facial Recognition Suit with Clearview AI

May 12, 2022

Via: National Law Review

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed suit against Clearview AI, Inc. (Clearview AI) in March 2020, alleging that it violated the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) by capturing and using billions of individuals’ faceprints without consent. The ACLU […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Baltimore Officially Bans Private Use of Facial Recognition Technology

September 15, 2021


A Baltimore local ordinance recently took effect prohibiting persons from “obtaining, retaining, accessing, or using certain face surveillance technology or any information obtained from certain face surveillance technology.” The new ordinance prohibits the use of facial recognition technology by city […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Washington governor signs facial recognition curbs into law

April 2, 2020

Via: Jurist

“AN ACT Relating to the use of facial recognition services” will allow law enforcement to use facial recognition “in a manner that benefits society while prohibiting uses that threaten our democratic freedoms and put our civil liberties at risk.” This […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Bill to restrict police use of facial recognition introduced in US Senate

November 15, 2019

Via: Jurist

US Senators Chris Coons and Mike Lee introduced a new bill Thursday that aims to limit federal use of facial recognition technology. The bill, titled The Facial Recognition Technology Warrant Act of 2019, was introduced in the US Senate in […]