L.A. Tan Salon Fingerprint Class Action Settlement
The settlement includes a Class of all persons whose fingerprints were scanned at an Illinois L.A. Tan salon between Nov. 13, 2013 and Aug. 11, 2016.
The settlement pool will be divided pro rata among all qualified applicants.
Proof of Purchase
Sekura v. L.A. Tan Enterprises Inc.,Case No. 2015 CH 16694Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, County Department, Chancery Division
According the settlement LA Tan violated an Illinois law called the Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) when they collected the fingerprints of Illinois customers’ without obtaining their informed written consent. BIPA is aimed at regulating the way in which personal identifiers are collected and stored. BIPA requires consent before biometrics are captured.
L.A. Tan denies any wrongdoing but has agreed to settle