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Record Facebook facial recognition settlement to face close scrutiny, judge says

By Amy Miller
  • 06 Feb 2020 15:30
  • 06 Feb 2020 15:30
Facebook's landmark $550 million agreement to settle claims it violated an Illinois biometric privacy law must include a remedy for the alleged conduct, a federal judge in San Francisco said today.

"What really counts is a company changes its ways," US District Judge James Donato said. "I want t

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Amy Miller

Senior Correspondent

Amy is responsible for the coverage of an array of regulatory and litigation issues pertaining to the Internet, including privacy, data security and antitrust. Formerly a legal reporter for the ALM media group, Miller has closely followed legal trends in Silicon Valley and covered corporate legal departments for online and print publications including The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, and The Recorder. Miller is a graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and is an award-winning journalist with expertise ranging from education and legal reporting to computer-assisted reporting.

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