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New Biometric Privacy Decision Creates More Risk for Companies Doing Business in Illinois

Posted in Biometric Privacy, Data Privacy, Lawsuits

On Friday afternoon an Illinois intermediate appellate court decided that the bar for a plaintiff bringing a class action lawsuit under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) is low, creating a conflict with its sister intermediate appellate court. The Illinois Supreme Court is expected to resolve the conflict early next year. How the court… Continue Reading