What is Fraud: Part 1

This series of posts discusses the important topic – what is fraud?

Fraud.  An intentional perversion of truth for the purpose of inducing another
in reliance upon it to part with some valuable thing belonging to him or to surrender a legal right.

The above is one sentence from the defintion of fraud from Black’s Law Dictionary, Sixth Edition, West Publishing Co., 1990) (emphasis added).  Later posts will cover such topics as manifestations of fraud, actionable fraud, and the badges of fraud.

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May 8, 2013.  No derivatives works are authorized by copyright holder(s).