Definition of Constructive fraud
1. Noun. Comprises all acts or omissions or concealments involving breach of equitable or legal duty or trust or confidence.
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Literary usage of Constructive fraud
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Law of Contracts by William Herbert Page (1919)
"A tentative definition of constructive fraud is, however, a necessity. The following may be suggested: constructive fraud consists of such acts or omissions ..."
2. The Principles of Equity: A Treatise on the System of Justice Administered by George Tucker Bispham (1887)
"... and in obedience to this tendency the term " constructive" fraud and the kindred term "legal" fraud, have been not a little criticized. ..."
3. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"... trusts which arise from constructive fraud; and, third, trusts that arise from some equitable principle, independent of the existence of fraud. ..."
4. A Treatise on Equity Jurisprudence, as Administered in the United States of by John Norton Pomeroy, Carter Pitkin Pomeroy (1899)
"SECTION IV. constructive fraud. ANALYSIS. 8 922. Definition: essential element*. 8 923. Three principal classes. 921 5§ 924-942. First. constructive fraud ..."
5. The Principles of Equity: Intended for the Use of Students and the Profession by Edmund Henry Turner Snell, Archibald Brown (1878)
"constructive fraud. BY constructive frauds are meant such acts or con- ... I. Cases of constructive fraud, so called because they are contrary to some ..."
6. A Manual of Equity Jurisprudence: For Practitioners and Students, Founded on by Josiah William Smith, Edward Chase Ingersoll (1878)
"OP constructive fraud. Definition . . .' CONSTRUCTIVE frauds are acts, statements, ... In considering the cases of constructive fraud, it will be seen that, ..."