Fraud

Intentional misrepresentations that can result in criminal prosecution, civil liability and administrative sanctions. This is a broad definition and can be applied in many different circumstances. In health care, most commonly it refers to hospitals and doctors that are suspected of charging fees for services not provided or have, in some other way...
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Fraud

The deliberate faking of paranormal phenomenena, generally for the purpose of financial gain, psychological manipulation, or notoriety. Faking for the purpose of entertainment (e.g., by stage magicians and mentalists) is not normally classed as fraud.
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Fraud

The deliberate faking of paranormal phenomenena, generally for the purpose of financial gain, psychological manipulation, or notoriety. Faking for the purpose of entertainment (e.g., by stage magicians and mentalists) is not normally classed as fraud.
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fraud

[n] - intentional deception resulting in injury to another person 2. [n] - something intended to deceive
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fraud

In law, an act of deception resulting in injury to another. To establish fraud it has to be demonstrated that (1) a false representation (for example, a factually untrue statement) has been made,...
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Fraud

The intentional false statements that were believed and relied on by a person, that suffered a loss as a result.
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Fraud

Fraud (frad) noun [ French fraude , Latin fraus , fraudis ; probably akin to Sanskrit dhūrv to injure, dhvr to cause to fall, and English dull .] 1. Deception deliberately practiced with a view to gaining an unlawful or unfair advantage; artifi...
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fraud

Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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fraud

noun intentional deception resulting in injury to another person
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fraud

dupery noun something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage
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Fraud

• (n.) An intentional perversion of truth for the purpose of obtaining some valuable thing or promise from another. • (n.) Deception deliberately practiced with a view to gaining an unlawful or unfair advantage; artifice by which the right or interest of another is injured; injurious stratagem; deceit; trick. • (n.) A trap or snare.F...
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fraud

in law, the deliberate misrepresentation of fact for the purpose of depriving someone of a valuable possession. Although fraud is sometimes a crime ... [23 related articles]
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fraud

fraud 1. Something intended to deceive. 2. Deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage over someone or others. 3. Intentional deception resulting in injury to another person. 4. A person who makes deceitful pretenses. 5. The crime of obtaining money or some other benefit by deliberate deception. 6. Someone who deliberately deceives someb...
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Fraud

[Trials Without a Jury] The Fraud (Trials Without a Jury) Bill 2007 was a proposed Act of Parliament introduced by the United Kingdom government. Its intention was to abolish trials by jury in complex fraud cases in England, Wales and Northern Ireland by amending section 43 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003. The Bill was given its First Read...
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FRAUD

False and deceptive statement of fact intended to induce another person to rely upon and, in reliance thereof, give up a valuable thing he or she owns or a legal right he or she is entitled to.
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FRAUD

Intentional lying or concealment by policyholders to obtain payment of an insurance claim that would otherwise not be paid, or lying or misrepresentation by the insurance company managers, employees, agents, and brokers for financial gain.
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fraud

A deliberate deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain. False representation intended to deceive relied on by another to that person's injury. Fraud includes fraudulent financial reporting undertaken to render financial statements misleading, sometimes called management fraud, and misappropriation of assets, sometimes called defalcations.
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Fraud

- Willful misrepresentation by one person of a fact inflicting damage on another person.
Found on http://www.nysscpa.org/prof_library/guide.htm

fraud

Fraud encompasses an array of irregularities and illegal acts characterized by intentional deception....
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Fraud

The use of deception for unlawful gain.
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fraud

fraud, in law, willful misrepresentation intended to deprive another of some right. The offense, generally only a tort, may also constitute the crime of false pretenses. Frauds are either actual or constructive. An actual fraud requires that the act be motivated by the desire to deceive another to h...
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Fraud

(n) Fraud is the doing of any wrong activity with an intention to gain undue or illegitimate advantages at the detriment of the sufferer. Eg. Altering the accounts.
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fraud

In law, an act of deception resulting in injury to another. To establish fraud it has to be demonstrated that (1) a false representation (for example, a factually untrue statement) has been made, with the intention that it should be acted upon; (2) the person making the representation knows it is false or does not attempt to find out whether it...
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Fraud

The use of dishonesty, deception. or false representation in order to gain a material advantage or to injure the interest of others.
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Fraud

An act or instance of deception
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