actual fraud

noun

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury Law/Tort Law

Definitions of actual fraud

  • hiding something or making a false statement that injures someone who has relied on and acted on it

    Smith's primary defense was that, "while these may have been poor business practices, it did not amount to actual fraud or theft".

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