Passing off

2 definitions found for this term.
Definitions are presented in the order source books were published (most recent first).


A misrepresentation that goods or services sold by one person are those of another or that they have a quality associated with those of the other person.


The wrong of misrepresenting one's business, goods, or services as another's, to the latter's injury; for example, by a confusingly similar trade-mark or trade-name.

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