Apple Asks Fed. Judge To Reconsider Remand Of BIPA Claim

Law360 (November 17, 2020, 9:10 PM EST) -- Apple is asking an Illinois federal judge to reconsider a ruling that it must face claims that it violated the state's biometric privacy law with its facial recognition software, saying one count of the complaint should have been thrown out and not remanded to state court.

U.S. District Judge Nancy J. Rosenstengel sent two of the three claims by Roslyn Hazlitt, Richard Robinson and Yolanda Brown back to state court on Nov. 12, saying they didn't have standing to sue in federal court because they didn't allege that they, in particular, were harmed by Apple's practices.

But Apple said Monday that...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!