Category Archives: Business and Corporate

Floodgates Open to Biometric Information Litigation in Illinois

In a prior blog post, we advised employers about a once little-known Illinois law, the Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA). The BIPA imposes numerous restrictions on how private entities collect, retain, disclose, and destroy biometric identifiers such as fingerprints, voiceprints, … Continue reading

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Avoid Disputes with Business Partners by Planning Ahead

When partners embark on a new business venture there’s so much excitement about the future that most ignore the unfortunate fact that disputes are virtually inevitable. Planning for these disputes is the best way to avoid them. We offer the … Continue reading

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A Warning to Business Owners: Your Limited Liability Is Not Limitless

Limited liability shields shareholders of corporations and members of limited liability companies from personal liability for company debts.  The companies and their owners are treated as distinct legal entities, each responsible for only their own debts. Limited liability, however, is … Continue reading

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