material representation

material representation

n. a convincing statement made to induce someone to enter into a contract to which the person would not have agreed without that assertion. Thus, if the material representation proves not to be true or to be misleading, the contract can be rescinded or cancelled without liability. (See: material, contract)

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'However, since it is settled that the registration of Duterte Youth Party-list is not limited to the youth sector only, there appears to be no basis for the Honorable Commission First Division to rule that respondent/movant Cardema made material representation by claiming he is eligible to be the first nominee of Duterte Youth Party-list when he is already 34 years of age or beyond the maximum age set by law for nominees of the youth sector,' he said.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) Second Division had canceled his certificate of candidacy for representative for the lone district of San Juan City for committing "false material representation of his citizenship.
The Comelec Second Division released its 15-page decision on Monday, citing that Manzano committed 'false material representation of his citizenship.'
In a ruling issued Monday, the Comelec 2nd Division stated that the COC of Manzano "must be denied due course and/or canceled because he committed false material representation on his citizenship."
'Respondent not having abandoned his his domicile in Barangay Bagumbayan, correctly declared that his residence is such address and no material representation that is false can be imputed...' Comelec second division said.
New York City interior design firm AvroKO envisioned the new 2,666-sq ft SoHo flagship store as a material representation of traits associated with Frye's brand--a rugged style, quality materials and, most of all, its handcrafted manufacturing process.
(9) This material representation of the Tao is unique to Hanford, however: Taoist temples in China and Taiwan do not display unhewn logs but might have instead an image of Laozi (Lao Tzu), the Jade Emperor, or the Eternal Mother (Wusheng Laomu) enshrined on the altar.
ESTABLISHED by Japanese designer Kuniko Kataoka in 1998, Wabi Sabi is loosely based on the material representation of Zen Buddhism.
that "a trademark is obtained fraudulently under the Lanham Act only if the applicant or registrant knowingly makes a false, material representation with the intent to deceive the [U.S.
The court noted that actionable fraud consists of the following elements: (1) the defendant made a material representation; (2) the representation was false; (3) when the defendant made the representation he knew it was false; (4) the defendant made the representation another would act in reliance on it.
According to Howard Bad Hand, "History shows that a conquered people will adapt something, a symbol or some material representation, from their captors to maintain a sense of being or identity that helps them survive" (Herbst and Kopp, 12).

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