Avoid Getting A Plaintiff's Fingerprint Pointed At You
By Stephanie Sheridan and Meegan BrooksFebruary 28, 2018, 1:27 PM EST
Law360 (February 28, 2018, 1:27 PM EST) -- When it comes to security and identity verification, and offering personalized service, biometric information is invaluable. People’s one-of-a-kind biometric information — such as a fingerprint, voiceprint, or retina, iris, hand or face scan — allows technology to verify their identities in previously impossible ways.
The fact that biometric information is difficult to replicate or forge, however, also creates privacy and security concerns, as a person cannot replace his or her biometric information in case it is ever hacked. For that reason, several states have passed laws that...