(810 ILCS 5/4-504)
(from Ch. 26, par. 4-504)
Privilege of Presenting Bank to Deal With Goods; Security
Interest for Expenses.
(a) A presenting bank that, following the dishonor of a documentary
draft, has seasonably requested instructions but does not receive them
within a reasonable time may store, sell, or otherwise deal with the goods
in any reasonable manner.
(b) For its reasonable expenses incurred by action under subsection (a)
the presenting bank has a lien upon the goods or their proceeds, which may
be foreclosed in the same manner as an unpaid seller's lien.
(Source: P.A. 87-582; 87-1135.)