Statute Of Frauds Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Statute Of Frauds?

(n) Statute of frauds are the legislation directing the documentation of agreements and conveyance falling within its scope like transfer of real property, will, lease agreement for more than one year etc, The intention of the statute is to prevent fraudulent claim on titles where the possession is not apparent