Biggest Illinois Decisions Of 2021

By Celeste Bott (December 22, 2021, 8:54 AM EST) -- Some of the most significant rulings handed down by Illinois' appellate courts and the Seventh Circuit this year could add even more cases to the state's already steady flood of biometric privacy litigation and prevent many businesses from litigating in federal court.

Companies that do business in Illinois should take note of a somewhat unexpected decision from the state's top court governing the corporate opportunity doctrine, attorneys told Law360. 

In the Seventh Circuit, a panel's refusal to revive a securities fraud lawsuit over the $3.45 billion purchase of Motorola Solutions Inc.'s enterprise business underscores the very high level of scrutiny the...

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