Tag Archives: Illinois

Illinois Supreme Court: 5-Year Statute of Limitations for BIPA Claims

Technology digital wave background concept.Earlier today, the Illinois Supreme Court issued a decision in Tims v. Black Horse Carriers, Inc., 2023 IL 127801, in which the court held that a five-year statute of limitations applies to all claims arising under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 14/1, et seq. (BIPA). There are five primary sections under BIPA. … Continue Reading

The Next Employment Class Action Lawsuit That Will Blindside You

Little-known Illinois statute now a source of class claims against employers Do any of your office systems involve fingerprint scans or facial recognition? If so, and if you have any Illinois business operations, you may soon become a target of the latest round of employment class actions. In 2008, Illinois passed the Biometric Information Privacy … Continue Reading