misdescription


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misdescription

1 a provision in a contract in which the subject matter is incorrectly or inaccurately described in some material particular.
2 there is a specific offence of property misdescription where a false or misleading statement about a prescribed matter is made in the course of an estate agency business otherwise than in providing conveyancing services.
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LaLonde, an attorney, analyzes deception, misdescription, and materiality in US trademark law and proposes changes to the Lanham Act to bring some needed clarity.
3) If so, is the misdescription likely to affect the
Its significance, though, is difficult to fathom, for it is uncertain how such a misdescription can become so fundamental as to completely undermine corrective justice accounts.
If you feel your property has been misdescribed, contact your local Trading Standards Office, who may prosecute the developer under the Property Misdescription Act 1991.
108) Likewise, scholars who have appreciated how "Shakespeare fused a number of disparate elements together to form an admirably balanced unity" seem doomed to snipe that "some post-Kottian" critics, "trying to appropriate [Dream] for politico-social ideology," upset this balance by publishing criticism that "exemplifies all the vices of misdescription," including "incompleteness, ahistoricity, suppression, exaggeration, and ethnocentricity.
The partners - neither of whom is a medical doctor or has a doctorate in any academic subject - were unable to explain the misdescription.
For Tim Evans, President of the Centre for the New Europe, to state (as he did in the Australian, 12/6/02) that the current wave of right-wing governments is `more free market than ever but the authoritarianism of traditional conservatism just is not there' might possibly have some purchase in Europe, but is about as gross a misdescription of the Howard Government as it is possible to imagine.
Through such rolling integration people might seem to avoid misdescription even though individually all the categorical communities would misdescribe them.
Misdescription of the phenomenon to be explained leads to misdiagnosis of its causes.
The interesting thing about this quotation (unless Bass remembered it wrong) is that it constitutes a misdescription of the scene in question.
Perhaps the apparent underutilization and misdescription result from single-subject methodology texts having been written by and for behaviorists (e.
It now appears that in addition to rebating, other malpractices have been going on such as misdescription of the container contents, improper absorption of costs, and misweighing of containers.