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outline of the defence of bona fide claim of right

E. Akudo Ibeziako

outline of the defence of bona fide claim of right

illustrated with some criminal law cases

by E. Akudo Ibeziako

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Defense (Criminal procedure) -- Nigeria,
    • Offenses against property -- Nigeria,
    • Good faith (Law) -- Nigeria

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby E. Akudo Ibeziako.
      SeriesIbez library series ; no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 116 p. ;
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5253885M
      LC Control Number75326861

      two grounds of principal concern here are the “innocent owner” defense in the civil drug forfeiture statute, see 21 U.S.C. § (a)(6)2, and the “bona fide purchaser” defense in the criminal drug forfeiture statute, see 21 U.S.C. § (c), and in the forfeiture provision of .


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outline of the defence of bona fide claim of right by E. Akudo Ibeziako Download PDF EPUB FB2

However, the defence of bona fide claim of right can negative the fraudulent intention. Section 23 of the Criminal Code provides that there shall be no liability in property offences for an act or omission of the accused in the exercise of an honest claim of right without the intention to defraud.

What is relevant to the accessory is the existence of a bona fide claim in the principal offender or offenders. The person charged as an accessory would have to know of the essential facts which made what was done a crime, and that person would have to have intentionally aided, abetted, counsel or procured those acts.8File Size: 85KB.

Bonafide claim of right is closely related to the defence of mistake of fact only that in this case, the accused is only mistaken in his belief that he is entitled to claim some property.

It is a defence in a charge relating to an offence relating to property. The accused has to show that he was acting with respect to any property in exercise of an honest claim of right and without intention to defraud e.g.

The test for a defence of claim of right. A genuine belief held by a person that they have a bona fide claim of right to certain money or property is a defence to any crime of which larceny is an element.

The defence also extends to any person who takes the property on behalf of another, or in collaboration with another, whom they believe to have a bona fide claim of right to the money or property in question.

BONA FIDE PURCHASE AS A DEFENCE TO UNJUST ENRICHMENT CLAIMS: A CONCISE RESTATEMENT () 7 Restitution Law Review Kit Barker 1. Introduction: The defence of bona fide purchase has long been understood in property law, but the nature and extent of its role within unjust enrichment law is less clear.

There has been a good deal ofAuthor: Kit Barker. Bona fide is a Latin term meaning "good faith". In legal terms, it is often used to refer to a purchaser or holder who takes something without fraud, deceit, or knowledge of a lien or superior claim by another.

Bona fide refers to a quality of genuineness. For example, a " bona fide holder " of a bill of exchange, is one who has taken a bill. High Court grants a bank an order for summary judgement in the sum of €, on the grounds that it is satisfied that the defendant is indebted to the plaintiff on foot of a loan in the amount sought, and the defendant has not persuaded the court that he has a real or bona fide defence to the claim.

The right is dealt by section 53 of TPA and has two parts: a. 53 (1) b. 53 (2) (a) This Right of the Bona fide Purchaser is incorporated in Section 53(1) which says that if a property is transferred by a person who is heavily indebted and transfer the property for consideration to a Bona fide purchaser with good faith and without notice, with.

The claim of right must be one that involves a belief as to the right to the property or money in the hands of another. (ii) The claim must be genuinely, that is, honestly held — whether it was well founded in fact or law or not.

(iii) While the belief does not have to be reasonable, a colourable pretence is. defence to the claim. Where the defence is based upon facts, in the sense that material facts alleged by the plaintiff in his summons, or combined summons, are disputed or new facts are alleged constituting a defence, the Court does not attempt to decide these issues or to determine whether or not there is a balance of probabilities in favour.

23), non-conviction based forfeiture (ss. 29 and 30), powers to search and seize (ss. ), the Attorney-General to take custody and preserve forfeited property (also that which has been tainted) (s.

28), protection of third parties (s. 12; noting that the PC also covers a bona fide claim of right: s. Defence of bona fide purchaser for value of the legal estate without notice A defence to the beneficiary's proprietary remedy is that of purchase without notice. such a claim of right 'if he is honestly asserting what he believes to be a lawful claim even though it may be unfounded in law or in fact' It follows that a person cannot be convicted of stealing if he or she held a bona fide belief in a claim of right to the property.

This is a purely subjective test and leads to the 11 Rv Pollard [ BONA FIDE NEEDS RULE APPLIED TO INTERAGENCY ACQUISITIONS CONCLUSION – SHORT OUTLINE.

43 APPENDIX A An improper recording of funds does not create a contractual right, Integral Systems v. Dept. of Commerce, GSBCA COM, BCA 32, A bona fide purchaser (BFP) – referred to more completely as a bona fide purchaser for value without notice – is a term used predominantly in common law jurisdictions in the law of real property and personal property to refer to an innocent party who purchases property without notice of any other party's claim to the title of that property.

A BFP must purchase for value, meaning that he or. The owner of the immovable property is entitled to proceed against a possessor of his/her property. - A party who elects to proceed under the common law principle of rei vindicatio is entitled to repossess its property provided that it proves that, it is the owner and that defendant is in possession of it.

The bona fide error defense is an affirmative defense, for which the debt collector has the burden of proof. To establish the defense, the debt collector must establish, by the preponderance of the evidence, that (1) it violated the FDCPA unintentionally; (2) the violation resulted from a bona fide error; and (3) it maintained procedures reasonably adapted to avoid the violation.

To prevail on the bona fide error defense, a debt collector must prove by a preponderance of the evidence that its violation of the FDCPA was unintentional and was the result of a bona fide error, despite having in place procedures that are reasonably adapted to avoid errors.

15 U.S.C. § k (c). That said, the bona fide purchaser rule can still mean overriding interests do not take precedence over the rights of bona fide purchasers. This is so, provided that certain conditions are met: The purchaser must show that his absence of notice was ‘genuine and honest’ (Midland Bank Trust Co Ltd v Green (No.1) [] A.C.

Bona fide occupational qualification is when an employer is allowed to hire employees based on qualities or attributes that would be discrimination when considered in other contexts.

An employer must prove that the bona fide occupational qualification is reasonably necessary to the operation of the business to avoid liability for potential. It is quite difficult to claim the bona fide resident test while covered under a SOFA or similar agreement.

After losing court cases on this matter, the IRS issued Rev. Rul. stating that a claim of BFR was possible. The standards of qualifying under BFR appears to be higher in such a situation.

The respondent must outline a defence and material facts upon which it bases its defence with sufficient clarity so as to enable the court to decide whether he has a bona fide defence which if proved at the trial, will constitute a defence to the plaintiff’s claim.

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But Bona Fide. A bona fide occupational qualification defense is a defense that a company can assert when it has hired, or fired, or promoted somebody that is based on a protected characteristic. Generally, that type of hiring or employment decision cannot be based on somebody’s protected characteristic.

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a bona fide fund, plan, or trust on behalf of covered employees. Examples are life or health insurance and pension or retirement plans. 29 C.F.R. §§ and To be considered a “bona fide” fringe benefit for purposes of the SCA, a fringe benefit plan, fund, or program must constitute a legally enforceable obligation which meets the.

Sometimes a party pursues what is known as an action for declaratory relief or declaratory judgment– for a trial court to declare their rights with respect to the application of a written document or this manner, Florida Statute s.

states: Any person claiming to be interested or who may be in doubt about his or her rights under a deed, will, contract, or other article. Claim of Right or Ownership of Property. An individual who's accused of stealing property may have a valid defense if they're able to establish that they had a good faith belief the property they took was theirs or that they had a valid claim to it.

Although a somewhat straightforward defense, it's not as simple as just claiming "I thought it. The bona fide error defense requires a showing that the debt collector: (1) violated the FDCPA unintentionally; (2) the violation resulted from a bona fide error; and (3) the debt collector maintained procedures reasonably adapted to avoid the violation.

Brief Summary. In a case brought by that a plaintiff must show that the debt collector knowingly misrepresented the amount of the debt in order to state a claim under Section e(2), the court opined that such reasoning is at odds with binding Second Circuit precedent.

Furthermore, the court held that "[r]equiring a violation of § e. Summary judgment should be granted only if court is satisfied no fair probability of bona fide defence. way of defence to the plaintiff's claim for rent. right to summary judgment for rent.

In sum, the Second Circuit concluded that a reasonable jury could find that the collection firm did not make a “bona fide error” within the meaning of the FDCPA, and accordingly held that the.

Bona fide dispute Fountainhead Global Trust, Case No. fra7 7/1/ FRA Unpublished Three creditors filed an involuntary petition against the alleged Debtor under Bankruptcy Code § Fountainhead filed an answer in opposition to the petition, claiming, in part, that all of the petitioners’ claims were subject to a bona fide dispute.

The legal establishments for most of the Western world are able to determine whether companies have put forth a bona-fide or good-faith compliance effort when it comes time to dole out fines, claims and judgments.

So, there is both a rhyme and reason to making a good-faith effort. On the second ground of appeal the Appellant argued that the Tribunal was incorrect in finding first of all a prima facie case of discrimination and then finding that there is no bona fide justification which would have resulted in the practice not being found to be discriminatory.

Saunders' argument was that Section 19(1)(a) of the Immigration Act provided a bona fide - 7 - justification. Bona Fide Purchasers for Value: Burden of Proof.-In the case of Smith v.

Newberry Company,' the District Court of Appeal lays down the rule that one who defends a suit to quiet title on the ground that he is a bona fide purchaser for value, without notice, must as-sume the burden of proving that he paid the purchase price in good. Citing to the general common law rule regarding bona fide purchasers in a non-patent context, the court stated that “generally, a bona fide purchaser is one who purchases legal title to property in good faith for valuable consideration, without notice of any other claim of interest in the property.” Id.

at types of cases and calls for a lighter defense burden in impact cases (where there is said to be less culpability) than the strict necessity usually required by the bona fide occupational qualification defense (BFOQ) available in treatment cases (where there is said to be greater culpability).

Bona Fide Error: An error that was unintentional; an "honest error." If a bona fide error is corrected immediately, then a defendant may not be liable for an action. The United States Supreme Court has resolved a circuit split concerning the "bona fide error" defense found in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA").

If they want to claim bona fide error, they need to prove that they had a procedure in place, and that the procedure was being followed. So, as a part of my admissions and interrogatories, I asked for the paperwork that would be required to show that the procedure was in place, and that it was enforced by the CA.

Commentary Partially Disputed Claim Is a Bona Fide Dispute and Cannot Support Involuntary Bankruptcy One assumes that the decision to file a bankruptcy case is made by the debtor.