Did your face appear in the Google photos it may be eligible for a $100 million class of action settlement? The search giant was the latest corporation to run afoul of Illinois.Plaintiffs in Riviera et.al.
v Google argues that the law is violated when Google photos will collects and stores the organizer’s pictures. But the eligible claimants have only a few weeks left to file a claim for their part of the payout.
How much do you receive and when you might receive your money? Google photos face grouping tool lets users organize images of the same person via facial recognition algorithms.
According to the lawsuit, google failed to fulfill any of the BIPA requirements when it stored biometric identifiers from the faces of people in pictures housed in photos.