false and fraudulent


false and fraudulent
Having the dual quality of falsity and intent to deceive. 37 Am J2d Fraud § 2.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • false and fraudulent — To amount to actionable false and fraudulent representations , they must have been as to existing fact or known by one making them, from his superior knowledge, to have been untrue when made. Burlison v. Weis, Mo.App., 152 S.W.2d 201, 203. See… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • fraudulent — Based on fraud; proceeding from or characterized by fraud; tainted by fraud; done, made, or effected with a purpose or design to carry out a fraud. See also false and fraudulent fraud. A statement, or claim, or document, is fraudulent if it was… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • false advertising — Untrue and fraudulent statements and representations made by way of advertising a product or a service. 3 Am J2d Advertg § 2 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • fraudulent — fraud·u·lent adj: characterized by, based on, or done by fraud compare deceptive, false, misleading fraud·u·lent·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. M …   Law dictionary

  • False — False, a. [Compar. {Falser}; superl. {Falsest}.] [L. falsus, p. p. of fallere to deceive; cf. OF. faus, fals, F. faux, and AS. fals fraud. See {Fail}, {Fall}.] 1. Uttering falsehood; unveracious; given to deceit; dishnest; as, a false witness.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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