Recent News About Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
The Legal 500 United States has again recognized Shook, Hardy & Bacon as one of the premier litigation firms in the country, again giving top marks to product liability practices and, for the first time, adding the firm’s eDiscovery and cybersecurity practices to the annual rankings.
A group of Northwestern Memorial Hospital have sued the hospital for requiring workers to scan fingerprints when entering a secured area in which medication was stored. Northwestern Hospital and the vendors who supplied the technology for the entrance security system are asking a federal judge to dismiss the workers' lawsuit, because state biometric privacy law does not cover the healthcare field.
A company that provides the high-tech employee timekeeping devices used by many companies targeted in class action lawsuits under an Illinois privacy law has asked a Chicago federal judge to end a sprawling class action filed against it under the same law.