Misrepresentation Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Misrepresentation, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Misrepresentation?

(n) Misrepresentation is the wrongful presentation of facts with an intention to mislead a person, or authority there by drawing undue advantage from him or them ,which he is not otherwise eligible. Ex. Collecting donation in the pretext of charity.