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China: New class action framework for corporate fraud in the securities market

China - October 20 2020 China has launched a new class action mechanism to crack down on corporate malfeasance in the securities market. Although legal actions by individual…

Stay at Home Order Takes Effect In Illinois

USA - March 20 2020 Effective Saturday March 21 at 5:00 PM until the end of April 7, 2020, all Illinois residents are subject to a stay at home order from the Governor of…

William (Bill) F. Dugan, Colton Long, Erin McCloskey Maus, Lewis Popoff, William J. Rowe, John Watson, Jessica Mitchell Wicha

Groundbreaking Illinois Supreme Court Decision Allows Individuals to Recover Damages for Biometric Data Collection without Proving Actual Injury

USA - February 4 2019 In a groundbreaking decision handed down on January 25, 2019, the Illinois Supreme Court unanimously held that private entities cannot collect…

Michael A. Duffy, Bernard (Brian) L. Hengesbaugh

Illinois Privacy Statute Designed To Protect Biometric Information Spawns A Spate Of Class Action Lawsuits

USA - November 22 2017 Companies that operate in Illinois should take notice of the flurry of litigation that has arisen under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy…

Bernard (Brian) L. Hengesbaugh, Peter P. Tomczak

Congress Rejects CFPB Regulation Restricting Arbitration Clauses in Consumer Contracts

USA - October 24 2017 On October 24, 2017, the Senate voted 51-50 to nullify a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regulation that restricted banks and credit card…

Teresa H. Michaud