Issue: Under Illinois law, is a small business owner entitled to recover damages for loss of opportunity?
|Area of Law:||Business Organizations & Contracts, Litigation & Procedure|
|Keywords:||Damages for loss of opportunity; Small business owner|
Illinois law recognizes loss of opportunity as an item of damages for a small business owner. See Hill v. Names & Addresses, Inc., 212 Ill. App. 3d 1065, 1081-82 571 N.E.2d 1085, 1995 (1991) (holding that the court did not err in awarding damages for lost business opportunities).