In the News Today - January 4, 2019

January 04, 2019

Illinois Judge Rules for Google in State Biometric Data Lawsuit: An Illinois federal judge ruled in favor of Google in a lawsuit over its Photos app’s ability to create templates from people’s faces. The plaintiffs alleged this violated the state’s Biometric Information Privacy Act, but U.S. District Court Judge Edmond E. Chang said they had not suffered a concrete injury that would give them standing under the law. (Law360)