CONVERTER

CONVERTER

converter, n. One who wrongfully possesses or disposes of another’s property; esp., one who engages in a series of acts of willful interference, without lawful justification, with an item of property in a manner inconsistent with another’s right, whereby that other person is deprived of the use and possession of the property.

innocent converter. A person who takes another’s chattel tortiously but in good faith and without knowledge that he or she has no entitlement to it.


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