We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies. Close

8 REMEDIES FOR DECEIT

Deceit - The Lie of the Law

8

REMEDIES FOR DECEIT

INTRODUCTION

8.1 The two classic remedies for a fraudulent misrepresentation1 are the monetary remedies, principally compensatory damages in respect of the loss sustained by the representee by reason of the deceit, and the avoidance or rescission of the contract, disposition or other transaction procured by reason of the fraud.2 Both remedies are available to the claimant; no choice need be made.3

The rest of this document is only available to i-law.com online subscribers.

If you are already a subscriber, please enter your details below to log in.

Enter your email address to log in as a user on your corporate account.
Remember me on this computer

Not yet an i-law subscriber?

Devices

Request a trial Find out more