Illinois Legal Investigation: EA Sports Game Face Feature May Violate Players’ Privacy

Last Updated on February 28, 2024

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Illinois residents who used EA Sports’ Game Face feature
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with are signing up EA Sports players to take action over potential privacy violations. It’s believed that Electronic Arts (EA) may have illegally used facial recognition software to improperly collect players’ biometric information, including scans of their faces, through its Game Face feature.
What Am I Signing Up For?
You’re signing up for what’s known as “mass arbitration,” which involves hundreds or thousands of consumers bringing individual arbitration claims against the same company at the same time and over the same issue. This is different from class action litigation and takes place outside of court.
Does This Cost Anything?
It costs nothing to sign up, and the attorneys will only get paid if they win your claim.
What Could I Get?
There are no guarantees, but it’s possible that those who sign up for the mass arbitration could be entitled to $1,000 or more.