Snapchat settlement Illinois: Snap, Inc. settles multi-million dollar suit, claim process open for Illinois residents

Snapchat settlement Illinois: Snap, Inc. settles multi-million dollar suit, claim process open for Illinois residents

Snapchat settlement declare course of now open for Illinois residents

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Workforce through

Wednesday, August 24, 2022 4:08AM

DuPAGE COUNTY, Unwell (TOC) — A preferred social media firm might be paying you some cash.

Snap Inc., the mum or dad firm of the social media platform Snapchat, has reached a $35 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit in Illinois.

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The lawsuit accuses Snap of violating the Illinois Biometric Info Privateness Act, which entails using facial recognition know-how.

The swimsuit contains individuals who lived in Illinois and used Snapchat lenses or filters between November 2015 and now.

The settlement remains to be awaiting approval from a District Courtroom, in keeping with the settlement administrator.

The deadline for residents to submit a settlement declare type is Nov. 5, 2022.

For extra info, you possibly can go to the Snapchat settlement web site right here: Snap Illinois Settlement.

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