Flexicorps Biometric Identifiers BIPA Illinois Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Flexicorps, Inc. is settling a class action claiming it violated Illinois’s Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA). Flexicorp allegedly collected and stored the hand scans or other biometric information of Illinois citizens without meeting the requirements of BIPA, including providing the subjects with disclosures and obtaining written consent.

Docket Number:

2018-CH-01751

Company: Flexicorps Inc.

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: February 13, 2013 to February 13, 2018

Objection Deadline: June 15, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: June 15, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: July 2, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

No claim forms or proof are required. Presumably company information will be use to identify class members.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you were required to provide biometric information (such as a hand scan or fingerprint), within Illinois, between February 13, 2013 and February 13, 2018, and did not sign a waiver or release relating to these claims.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Equal share of the net settlement fund, to be determined.

Total Settlement Amount: $939,200

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$7,500

Law Firms:
Peiffer Wolf Carr & Kane
Stephan Zouras LLP

Case Name:

Settlement Website: Flexicorps Biometric Identifiers BIPA Illinois Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Rust Consulting, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Thome v Flexicorps Settlement Administrator
c/o Rust Consulting, Inc – 6965
PO Box 54
Minneapolis, MN 55440-0054
Class Counsel: 312-233-1550 or 314-833-4827

Tags: Biometric Data, Taking/Storing/Using Biometric Data, Your Privacy