If you used a Snapchat lens or filter at any point from November 17, 2015 and lived in Illinois for at least six months during the class period, then you are eligible to make a claim online or by mail.
You’ll need to include the following information:
- Your full legal name and Snapchat username
- A legitimate Illinois address where you lived throughout the period in order to submit a claim
- A personal statement in which you verify that you utilized Snapchat lenses or filters and lived in Illinois for at least six months throughout the class period.
Wondering how much money you can earn from a Snapchat violation? You’ll receive a proportion of the settlement fund. The Chicago Tribune estimates an amount of money between $58 and $117.
You can file a mail-in claim until November 5, 2022. But if you decide to reject the settlement and take independent legal action instead, the deadline is October 6.
Companies are more and more supervised when it comes to data privacy. The laws became very strict and entities began to be charged for violating various privacy laws.