The Act authorizes the owner of personal property to bring a civil action, subsequent to a written demand for payment, to recover damages from any person who willfully damages or steals that property. The Act prohibits bringing a civil action when payments are made in accordance with the written demand for payment.
"TORTS Injuries to Personalty: Provide Remedy for Owners of Intentionally Damaged or Stolen Property,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 35.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol5/iss1/35