Last week, an Illinois federal district court granted the defendant’s motion to stay in Stegmann v. PetSmart, No. 1:22-cv-01179 (N.D. Ill.). The case implicates the evolving law surrounding the scope of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”) and a pending Illinois Supreme Court case that could provide an important defense to certain BIPA suits.
Dominic Booth is an associate in the firm’s Palo Alto office who focuses on commercial litigation, complex class actions, and insurance recovery. Dominic also maintains an active pro bono practice.