in Newswire May 18, 2021

Amazon Hit with Class Action Over Alleged Use of Ill. Residents’ Facial Scans to Improve, Market Rekognition Tech

B.H. v. Amazon.com, Inc.

Filed: May 12, 2021 § 2021CH02330

Amazon faces a class action in Ill. over its allegedly secret use of state residents’ facial scans to improve Rekognition, image-recognition technology that the world’s largest online retailer markets and sells to third parties.

Defendant(s)

Amazon.com, Inc.

State(s)

Illinois

Last Updated on May 18, 2021 — 4:57 PM

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