Mary Smigielski, Michael Roman to Present BIPA CLE Session for DuPage County Bar Association
Chicago, Ill. (April 19, 2022) – Chicago Partner Mary A. Smigielski and Associate Michael J. Roman will present a live webinar on the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), hosted by DuPage County Bar Association (DCBA) on May 4 at 12:00 p.m. CT.
In this informative 60-minute presentation titled “Civil Law Remote MCLE Program - 2022 Update: Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act,” Ms. Smigielski and Mr. Roman will provide an overview of quickly evolving BIPA legislation, settlements of these class action cases, and extraterritorial impact of the law in other states. CLE credits are available.
Co-Chair of Lewis Brisbois' BIPA Practice, Ms. Smigielski has been on the cutting edge of BIPA litigation, frequently providing commentary to a number of outlets on the topic and co-authoring an Insight article for Bloomberg Law on the potential nationwide implications of BIPA during the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to co-founding Lewis Brisbois’ Illinois BIPA Practice, the first in the nation, she is also the head of Lewis Brisbois’ Labor & Employment Practice in Chicago.
Mr. Roman is a member of the General Liability and Labor & Employment Practices. He focuses his practice in complex civil litigation involving all aspects of general liability, premises liability, and auto and trucking accidents as well as representing employers in wage and hour class actions, labor relations and discrimination claims in state and federal courts and administrative agencies across the country.
Learn more about this virtual presentation and register here.