VIDEO: New Developments in the World of Section 230 -
Nick Mooney and Joseph Schaeffer, Spilman Technology Law Practice Group Chairs, discuss proposed amendments from the Department of Justice, a recent statement from Justice Thomas on the Supreme Court’s “shadow docket,” and a rulemaking announcement from the FCC.
Vermont Lawmakers Approve Ban on Facial Recognition Technology -
Why this is important: The use of facial recognition technology has been a recurring topic in our Decoded updates. Beyond the privacy concerns that facial recognition technology presents, advocates for civil liberties and racial justice have raised concerns about its performance distinguishing persons of color. Now, Vermont has taken a significant step toward addressing those concerns by placing a moratorium on law enforcement use of facial recognition technology...
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