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Section 52 - is honesty a defence?
Record ID:
17364
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
1996
Author:
McGregor, Robert ;
Source:
LIJ (1996) 70 No 3
Date_of_entry:
26/06/1996
Legislation:
Fair Trading Act 1985 (Vic) s 11
Notes:
Civil liability for misrepresentation - belief of a maker of a statement in its truth and the liability for passing on anothers information - honesty is not a defence to a claim under s 52 - fact or opinion
Section:
Feature Article
Cases:
Tobacco Institute of Australia Ltd v Australian Federation of ConsumerOrganisations (1993) ATPR 41-199 ;
Month:
March


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