In recent weeks, an Illinois statute enacted in 2008 has garnered much attention from the legal community. The Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”) governs the retention, collection, disclosure and destruction of biometric identifiers and biometric information (“biometric data”) by private entities.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on March 4, 2020. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Perlitsh, Zack, "New Developments of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”)" (2020). AELJ Blog. 227.