dolus malus


dolus malus
\\-ˈmäləs, -ˈmāl-\ noun
Etymology: Latin, bad deceit
Roman, civil, & Scots law : fraud and misrepresentation that is actionable and punishable or is ground for rescinding the transaction resulting from it

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • dolus malus —    bad deceit ; fraud; evil intent.    ♦ dolus bonus, good or permissible deceit …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Dolus malus — Actual fraud arising from facts and circumstances of imposition …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • dolus bonus, dolus malus — /dowlas bownas/dowlas maelas/ In a wide sense, the Roman law distinguishes between good, or rather permissible dolus and bad or fraudulent dolus. The former is justifiable or allowable deceit; it is that which a man may employ in self defense… …   Black's law dictionary

  • dolus bonus, dolus malus — /dowlas bownas/dowlas maelas/ In a wide sense, the Roman law distinguishes between good, or rather permissible dolus and bad or fraudulent dolus. The former is justifiable or allowable deceit; it is that which a man may employ in self defense… …   Black's law dictionary

  • dolus — dȏlus m DEFINICIJA zamka, lukavština, prijevara; zla namjera, umišljaj, zlodjelo, zločin SINTAGMA dolus malus (izg. dȍlus mȁlus) trg. pravn. svjesno izazivanje zablude kod druge stranke (ili održavanje u zabludi) s namjerom da se time dovede do… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Dolus — (lat.), diejenige Richtung des Willens, vermöge deren Jemand eine Rechtsverletzung mit dem Bewußtsein der Rechtswidrigkeit derselben begeht. Durch diese positive Richtung auf die Rechtsverletzung unterscheidet sich der D. von der Culpa (s.d.),… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Dolus — Dolus, lat., schlechte Absicht. Im Criminalrecht der Entschluß zur Begehung einer als strafbar erkannten Handlung; im Civilrecht die rechtswidrige, den andern benachtheiligende Täuschung. Im Gegensatz zu diesem d. malus nennt man d. bonus im… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • dolus — /dowlas/ In the civil law, guile; deceitfulness; malicious fraud. A fraudulent address or trick used to deceive some one; a fraud. Any subtle contrivance by words or acts with a design to circumvent. Such acts or omissions as operate as a… …   Black's law dictionary

  • dolus — /dowlas/ In the civil law, guile; deceitfulness; malicious fraud. A fraudulent address or trick used to deceive some one; a fraud. Any subtle contrivance by words or acts with a design to circumvent. Such acts or omissions as operate as a… …   Black's law dictionary

  • ХИТРОСТЬ, КОВАРСТВО — •Dolus, слово это, встречающееся и в греческом и в осском языках, в латинском vox média и поэтому до 5 в. по основании Рима соединяется с эпитетами bonus и malus. Начиная с этого времени оно употребляется в смысле хитрости, коварства,… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей


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