intrinsic fraud
intrinsic fraud see fraud

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

intrinsic fraud
n.
Fraud that occurs during trial through perjury, forged documents, or hiding or misrepresenting evidence, which affects the outcome of the trial.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


intrinsic fraud
An intentionally false representation (lie) which is part of the fraud and can be considered in determining general and punitive damages.
Category: Criminal Law
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


intrinsic fraud
n. Fraud in a party's conduct of a prior litigation.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

intrinsic fraud
n.
   an intentionally false representation (lie) which is part of the fraud and can be considered in determining general and punitive damages. This is distinguished from extrinsic fraud (collateral fraud) which was a deceptive means to keeping one from enforcing his/her legal rights.
   See also: extrinsic fraud, fraud

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • 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. A false representation of a matter of fact, whether by words or by conduct …   Black's law dictionary

  • fraud, intrinsic — n. Fraudulent information, such as perjury, that is considered by the court in reaching a judgment. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

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