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§ 20. Right of action. Any person aggrieved by a violation of this Act shall have a right of action in a State circuit court or as a supplemental claim in federal district court against an offending party. A prevailing party may recover for each violation:
(1) against a private entity that negligently violates a provision of this Act, liquidated damages of $1,000 or actual damages, whichever is greater;
(2) against a private entity that intentionally or recklessly violates a provision of this Act, liquidated damages of $5,000 or actual damages, whichever is greater;
(3) reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, including expert witness fees and other litigation expenses; and
(4) other relief, including an injunction, as the State or federal court may deem appropriate.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Illinois Statutes Chapter 740. Civil Liabilities § 14/20. Right of action - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/il/chapter-740-civil-liabilities/il-st-sect-740-14-20.html
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