Any person who suffers actual harm because of a violation of this Act might bring an action pursuant to Section 10a of the Consumer Fraud and Misleading Enterprise Practices Act. (a) For any contract over $1,000, any person engaging in the business of dwelling repair and reworking shall provide to its prospects a copy of the “Home Restore: Know Your Consumer Rights” pamphlet prior to the execution of any house repair and transforming contract.
Any person engaged within the business of home restore and reworking shall get hold of and keep in full force and effect throughout the operation of the enterprise public liability and property harm insurance coverage within the quantity of $100,000 per particular person and $300,000 per occurrence of bodily injury and $50,000 per prevalence for property damage, except the person has a net value of not lower than $1,000,000 as decided on the premise of the particular person’s most up-to-date monetary statement, prepared within thirteen months.
Discover of cancellation may be given by delivering or mailing a signed and dated copy of the written notice of cancellation to the contractor’s enterprise address as acknowledged within the contract. A Public Adjuster means any one that acts on behalf of the insured in preparing and adjusting a claim for loss or harm covered by an insurance coverage contract. (h) Within 10 days after a contract referred to in subsection (e) has been cancelled, the contractor providing residence repair or remodeling providers shall tender to the insured any funds, partial payments, or deposits made by the insured and any notice or other proof of indebtedness.
(a) A person engaged in the business of home restore and remodeling, that prepares or presents a written provide for home restore and reworking to a shopper, shall advise the buyer, before the contract or settlement is accepted and executed, of the presence of any contractual provision that requires the buyer to: (i) submit all contract or settlement disputes to binding arbitration in place of a hearing in court earlier than a choose or jury; and (ii) waive his or her proper to a trial by jury.
(b) A contractor providing dwelling restore or reworking providers shall not promote or promise to pay or rebate all or any portion of any insurance deductible as an inducement to the sale of products or providers. Discover of cancellation shall embody a duplicate of the written discover from the insurer to the impact that each one or part of the claim is not a covered loss underneath the insurance policy.