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(815 ILCS 505/2TTT)
(Text of Section from P.A. 100-207)
(a) It is not a fraudulent, unfair, or deceptive act or practice under this Act to differentiate prices for services based upon factors that include, but are not limited to, amount of time, difficulty, cost of providing the services, methods, procedure, or equipment used to accomplish the service, upon the qualifications, experience, or expertise of the individual or business providing the services, market conditions specific to the service or the business, or geographic region where the services are completed or the business is located.
(b) The following sellers shall provide the consumer with a standard services price list upon request:
(1) Tailors or businesses providing aftermarket
(2) Barbershops or hair salons.
(3) Dry cleaners and laundries providing services to
The price list may be provided in any format and may be based on customary industry pricing practices.
As used in this subsection, "standard service" means the 10 most frequently requested services provided by the seller.
(c) If a seller identified in subsection (b) is found to be in violation of this Section, the seller shall have 30 days to remedy the violation. Upon a second or subsequent violation within 2 years after the 30-day remediation period, the seller shall be liable for penalties pursuant to Section 7 of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 100-207, eff. 1-1-18.)
(Text of Section from P.A. 100-240)
Non-disparagement clauses in consumer contracts.
(a) A contract or a proposed contract for the sale or lease of consumer merchandise or services may not include a provision waiving the consumer's right to make any statement regarding the seller or lessor or the employees or agents of the seller or lessor or concerning the merchandise or services.
(b) It is an unlawful practice to threaten or to seek to enforce a provision made unlawful under this Section or to otherwise penalize a consumer for making any statement protected under this Section.
(c) Any waiver of the provisions of this Section is contrary to public policy and is void and unenforceable.
(d) This Section may not be construed to prohibit or limit a person or business that hosts online consumer reviews or comments from removing a statement that is otherwise lawful to remove.
(Source: P.A. 100-240, eff. 1-1-18.)