Shutterfly Users in Illinois: You may be entitled to relief.

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You may be entitled to a minimum of $1,000 under Illinois law if you have uploaded photographs of yourself to your Shutterfly account.

We’re Here to Help

You may qualify if you are an Illinois resident with your own Shutterfly account who has uploaded photos of yourself to your Shutterfly account in the past five years.

If this is you, please contact us to learn more at 618-656-5150 (just ask to speak to someone about Shutterfly) or simply complete this form:

Illinois Law Protects Your Privacy

Companies collecting biometric identifiers, such as face scans, must comply with the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act. The law provides damages of $1,000 per negligent violation and $5,000 per willful violation.

You Must Take Action

Recently, a Shutterfly user filed a class action against Shutterfly for scanning each face from uploaded photographs and storing the data in violation of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act. The case was sent to individual arbitration, however, because Shutterfly’s Terms of Service prohibit customers from seeking relief in court or through class actions. The effect of Shutterfly’s contract is that there will be no class action to provide relief for all affected Shutterfly users. Therefore, if you qualify, no one else can make a claim on your behalf.

This means you cannot recover unless you take action.  

But you don’t have to do it alone. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

Contact us to learn more.

About Our Firm

Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli, P.C. practices in the area of consumer protection and privacy law. Recently, we litigated and obtained a $24 million settlement for purchasers of personal seat licenses from the former St. Louis Rams football team. Read more about the settlement here.  Find out more information about our firm here.

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