Dishonest Acts Law and Legal Definition

In the context of insurance law, dishonest acts are defined as acts committed with the manifest intent to cause the insured to sustain a loss and to obtain financial benefit for the employee other than salaries, commissions, fees and bonuses earned in the normal course of business. [Williams Elecs. Games, Inc. v. Barry, 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 425 (N.D. Ill. Jan. 13, 2000)]