Undue Influence Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Undue Influence?

(v) It is the pressure, coercion or influence exerted by some person on other person, with an intention to influence his presence of mind for drawing undue benefits from him, which he / she would not have granted in the normal course. Such pressers are exerted for getting contracts, will, gift etc. To set aside such actions magnitude of the effects of the influence is considered.