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Seventh Circuit lets data breach suit proceed for credit monitoring and lost use of credit card damages
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

In a blow to retailers and other businesses subjected to data breaches, the Seventh Circuit has reinstated a class action brought by consumers against


Illinois Considering Amendments to Biometric Privacy Law (BIPA) That Would Create Major Exemptions to Its Scope
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

We have written before about the issues presented by the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 Ill. Comp Stat. 141 (“BIPA”). BIPA is still


Timber! Court Tosses False Ad Suit Challenging Lumber Sizing
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2018

An Illinois federal court chopped down the plaintiff's putative class action over the size of The Home Depot's lumber, granting the defendant's motion


Illinois Commerce Commission Approves Long-Term Renewable Resources Procurement Plan
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2018

On April 3, 2018, the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) issued an order approving the Illinois Power Agency’s (IPA) Long-Term Renewable Resources


Pending Legislation Impacting Solar Energy Producers in Illinois
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2018

Three bills are currently pending before the Illinois General Assembly that would impact current and future commercial solar energy producers in


Navigating a Chicago Audit and the Procedure for a Formal Protest
  • Horwood Marcus & Berk
  • USA
  • April 9 2018

Although not on the mind of most taxpayers, an audit by the City of Chicago Department of Finance ("Department") is a risk for any taxpayer who may


Prizes and Gifts Act Sweepstakes Lawsuit
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2018

Earlier this year, a federal district court in the State of Illinois certified a class action sweepstakes lawsuit in which an Illinois consumer


Seventh Circuit Holds That ERISA Does Not Pre-empt Illinois Slayer Statute
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2018

In Laborers' Pension Fund v. Miscevic, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held that the Illinois slayer statute is one state statute


FaceOff: The Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act Spawns a Wave of Class Action Lawsuits
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • April 4 2018

After almost 10 years since its enactment, the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”) has spawned a new wave of litigation against


Illinois 2018 Primary Election Overview
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2018

Democrat JB Pritzker easily bested his Democratic rivals, with 45 percent of the vote in the primary. His nearest rival, state Sen. Daniel Biss, was