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Welcome to Biometric Privacy Insider!

Jeffrey N. Rosenthal | Welcome to the inaugural blog post of the Biometric Privacy Insider! Authored by Blank Rome LLP’s dedicated Biometric Privacy Team—seasoned privacy, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and class action attorneys from around the country—the Biometric Privacy Insider is a one-stop destination for all things biometrics. Readers can expect the same in-depth analysis that […]


Delta Airlines Debuts “Parallel Reality” Biometric Flight Information Display

Rachel Evans* | On June 29, 2022, travelers at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport were the first to interact with a new flight information display that uses facial recognition technology “to identify participating travelers and show them the appropriate information.” How It Works Customers can opt-in to the experience by either scanning their boarding pass or activating […]

Congressional Hearing Update: “Privacy in the Age of Biometrics”

Rachel Evans* | On June 29, 2022, the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight for the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology heard testimony from multiple experts about the expansion of biometric technology and the future of American privacy law. This hearing signals Congress’ intention to consider new legislation aimed at protecting privacy interests while simultaneously […]

Q1 Biometric Privacy Litigation Update

Amanda M. Noonan | In the first quarter of 2022, there have already been significant legal developments in the biometric technology space. Most notably, the Illinois Supreme Court—which has actively taken Illinois Biometric Privacy Act (“BIPA”) cases amid the surge of such class action litigation in federal and state courts—issued several consequential BIPA opinions this year. […]

California Legislature Introduces Expansive Biometric Privacy Law

Amanda M. Noonan | On February 17, 2022, the California Legislature introduced a biometric privacy law (SB 1189) similar to the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”). SB 1189 would dramatically increase biometric privacy protection for California consumers, expand regulation among private business, and add to the flurry of biometric privacy class action litigation that has taken hold of […]

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