Seyfarth Events

Using Biometric Technology Wisely

How to Avoid Becoming The Next Target In A Lawsuit Concerning The Collection and Retention of Biometric Data

11/16/2017

Cost: There is no cost to attend this program; however, registration is required.

Webinar

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Eastern
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Mountain
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Pacific 

In the past two months, at least 32 class action lawsuits have been filed relating to biometric privacy. These suits target a number of industries - everything from companies in the restaurant and hospitality businesses to nursing homes and major social media giants. If you use biometric technology in your company, you need to make sure you are not the next to make the headlines.

Recently, and particularly in the state of Illinois, there has been an uptick in litigation related to the collection and retention of biometric information by businesses, If your company uses any form of biometric technology, such as a biometric timeclock, biometric package tracking or any kind of employee or customer facing biometric technology, you need to make sure you are in compliance with applicable law. This webinar will discuss each of the state laws governing the collection and storage of biometric information, the requirements for businesses, best practices for compliance.   

If you have any questions, please contact events@seyfarth.com.

 
*CLE Credit for this webinar has been awarded in the following states: CA, IL, NJ and NY. CLE Credit is pending for GA, TX and VA. Please note that in order to receive full credit for attending this webinar, the registrant must be present for the entire session.