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§ 14-3202. Violation of subtitle an unfair or deceptive trade practice

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCommercial Law

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Commercial Law
Title 14. Miscellaneous Consumer Protection Provisions
Subtitle 32. Maryland Telephone Consumer Protection Act (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 14-3202
§ 14-3202. Violation of subtitle an unfair or deceptive trade practice
(a) A violation of this subtitle is an unfair or deceptive trade practice within the meaning of Title 13 of this article and is subject to the enforcement and penalty provisions contained in Title 13 of this article.
(b) In addition to the remedies provided in § 13-408 of this article, an individual who is affected by a violation of this subtitle may bring an action against a person that violates this subtitle to recover:
(1) Reasonable attorney's fees; and
(2) Damages in the amount of the greater of:
(i) $500 for each violation; or
(ii) Actual damages sustained as a result of the violation.
(c) For purposes of this section, each prohibited telephone solicitation and each prohibited practice during a telephone solicitation is a separate violation.

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Added by Acts 2004, c. 437, § 1, eff. June 1, 2004.
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 14-3202, MD COML § 14-3202
Current through all legislation from the 2019 Regular Session of the General Assembly.
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