(765 ILCS 77/55)
Violations and damages.
If the seller fails or refuses to
provide the disclosure document prior to the conveyance of the residential
property, the buyer shall have the right to terminate the contract. A person
who knowingly violates or fails to perform any duty prescribed by
any provision of this Act or who discloses any information on
the Residential Real Property Disclosure Report that he knows to
be false shall be liable in the amount of actual damages and
court costs, and the court may award reasonable attorney fees
incurred by the prevailing party.
(Source: P.A. 90-383, eff. 1-1-98.)