ORS 746.300¹
Liability of insurers and motor vehicle repair shops for damages
  • attorney fees

An insured whose insurer violates ORS 746.280 (Designation of particular motor vehicle repair shop by insurer prohibited) or 746.290 (Notice of prohibition in policies and by adjusters), or a customer whose motor vehicle body and frame repair shop violates ORS 746.292 (Motor vehicle repair shops), may file an action to recover actual damages or $100, whichever is greater, for each violation. The court may award reasonable attorney fees to the prevailing party in an action under this section. [1977 c.785 §7; 1981 c.897 §102; 1995 c.618 §129]

Note: See note under 746.275 (Definitions for ORS 746.275 to 746.300).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 746—Trade Practices, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors746.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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