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Reena Bajowala Quoted in Law360: "Ill. Biometric Ruling a Boon to Plaintiffs, Yet Questions Linger" Reena Bajowala Quoted in Law360: "Ill. Biometric Ruling a Boon to Plaintiffs, Yet Questions Linger"

Reena Bajowala Quoted in Law360: "Ill. Biometric Ruling a Boon to Plaintiffs, Yet Questions Linger"

Reena BajowalaIce Miller LLP partner Reena Bajowala was quoted in the Law360 article, "Ill. Biometric Ruling a Boon to Plaintiffs, Yet Questions Linger."

The article included: 

However, with the path now cleared for these disputes to move beyond the aggrieved party question, both sides will again find themselves in uncharted territory as they begin to spar over other unsettled aspects of the law, which could end up making the plaintiffs' victory on Friday short-lived. 

"While this is a setback for BIPA defendants, who will face more lawsuits in state court, plaintiffs still face obstacles to prevailing in these matters," said Ice Miller LLP partner Reena Bajowala.

Some of the biggest looming fights are likely to be waged over whether defendants' business practices actually violate BIPA, which requires companies that capture individuals' biometric information — such as a fingerprint, voice sample or retina scan — to obtain written consent and disclose how they use, store and destroy that data.


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