Standard Mut. Ins. Co. v. Lay
2012 IL App (4th) 110527 (Ill. App., 2012)
Words & Phrases
Punitive Damages: In General
Judge Patrick L. Londrigan
Damages awarded under Telephone Consumer Protection Act of $500 per fax is a penalty in the nature of punitive damages, not insurable as a matter of Illinois public policy.
PLA granted by Illinois supreme court,9/26/12