Orlando, FL asked in Business Law for Florida

Q: Is there a federal law prohibiting video taping in the stores like The Home Depot, Publix ...

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Michael L. Morgan
Michael L. Morgan
  • Sarasota, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: No there is no such law. You are probably concerned with your privacy rights and whether or not you have agreed to be videotaped. In the case of a public place like Home Depot or Publix, you do not have a privacy expectation when you enter a public premises. As a general rule of thumb, an individual is not protected from surviellance in public places. Hope this helps.

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