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A. Penalty: Any person, firm, association or corporation, opening, conducting, maintaining, transacting, engaging in, carrying on, or pursuing any business, trade, occupation, calling, profession or pursuit in this chapter, without first having obtained from the city the license specified in this chapter and paying the required license tax therefor, shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not to exceed the maximum municipal court fine as found listed on the municipal court section of the city of Yerington fee schedule, or by imprisonment in the city jail for not more than six (6) months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
B. Additional Remedies: In addition to any criminal action against any such person, the city shall have the right to bring a civil action to recover the amount of the license plus all costs of suit incurred including reasonable attorney fees. (Ord. 07-02, 2-26-2007)