breach of trust


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violation (either through fraud or negligence) by a trustee of a duty that equity requires of him

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When the borrowers later defaulted, AIB were left with a shortfall and, rather than seek recovery of the remaining charge only, AIB sought to recover its entire loss and to rely on breach of trust.
BEIRUT: Investigative Judge Ghassan Oueidat rejected Thursday prominent Druze businessman Bahij Abu Hamzeh's appeal to be released after he was charged with fraud and breach of trust.
A JUNIOR doctor who committed a breach of trust of the "greatest possible magnitude" when he sexually assaulted and secretly photographed female patients during examinations has had an extra year added to his jail sentence by Court of Appeal judges.
Lord Justice Fulford described Ahmed's behaviour as "appalling" and expressed agreement with the description of the offending given in court as involving a breach of trust of the greatest possible magnitude.
Although the preacher's lawyer Patrick Lyttle had urged the judge not to jail him, Judge Kerr yesterday said that given the ages of his multiple victims and the breach of trust element, "this case requires an immediate custodial sentence".
Officers questioned him on suspicion of "receiving bribes, theft, breach of trust and money laundering," a police statement said.
The three men were among nine members, either present or past councillors or band trustees, to originally face 47 charges of theft, fraud and breach of trust relating to misspending of Treaty Land Entitlement funds back in 2004.
A lawyer has been jailed for three years after being convicted of breach of trust and forgery in a case involving exiled Thai premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
The Israeli Justice Ministry formally indicted former FM and Yisrael Beiteinu Chairman Avigdor Lieberman on fraud and breach of trust charges.
The special investigative team of the Tokyo prosecutors on Tuesday indicted Ikawa on a charge of aggravated breach of trust over borrowing from four group companies totaling 3.
67, have been charged with two counts of theft over $5,000, two counts of fraud over $5,000, two counts of breach of trust by a public official and, criminal breach of trust.
To use them for personal purposes is a gross breach of trust.
Judge John Evans granted her bail in the meantime but said the offences were a serious breach of trust.
Dubai An Arab businesswoman has lodged a complaint against a female Emirati lawyer, accusing her of breach of trust and issuing a dud cheque after sher won compensation worth Dh1.
Unreasonable delay in forwarding gifts or using them for some other purpose is a breach of trust," it states.