1. A buyer injured by a violation of this chapter may bring an action for recovery of damages. The damages awarded shall not be less than the amount paid by the buyer to the credit services organization, plus reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs.

Terms Used In Iowa Code 538A.9

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
 2. The buyer may also be awarded punitive damages.