Cal. Civ. Code § 2224

Current through the 2022 Legislative Session.
Section 2224 - Involuntary trustee of thing gained by fraud, accident, mistake or undue influence

One who gains a thing by fraud, accident, mistake, undue influence, the violation of a trust, or other wrongful act, is, unless he or she has some other and better right thereto, an involuntary trustee of the thing gained, for the benefit of the person who would otherwise have had it.

Ca. Civ. Code § 2224

Repealed and added by Stats. 1986, Ch. 820, Sec. 8. Operative July 1, 1987, by Sec. 43 of Ch. 820.