Biometric Information Privacy Act 

Biometric Information Privacy Act  |

Cothron v. White Castle System, Inc., 2023 IL 128004 (February 17, 2023) (ROCHFORD) Certified question answered.
In a case involving a certified question from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, the Illinois Supreme Court held that under the Biometric Information Privacy Act, a separate claim accrues under the Act each time a private entity scans or transmits an individual’s biometric information in violation of section 15(b) or 15(d). (NEVILLE, CUNNINGHAM, and O’BRIEN, concurring and OVERSTREET, THEIS, and HOLDER WHITE, dissenting)