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Fake News: False, Misleading or Deceptive Statements in Business Sales

The making of inaccurate, misleading or deceptive statements or representations by vendors (and their agents) in the context of business sale transactions can give rise to different rights and remedies for aggrieved purchasers under legislation and the common law. Whilst the cause of action relied upon by a disgruntled purchaser will depend upon a range…