The body will have to annul the administration and pay R$10,000 to Soraia Gonçalves Caetano, who filed the lawsuit
By Misto Brasil – DF
The Federal District Traffic Department (Detran-DF) was convicted by the 4th Public Finance Court of the Federal District.
The case involves the fraudulent vehicle transfer and therefore will have to declare the administrative act null and void. The agency must also compensate the author of the action, Soraia Gonçalves Caetano, in R$ 10 thousand for moral damages.
According to the process, the woman separated from her ex-partner and her vehicle was in the man’s possession. O car was transferred to a third party without the owner’s authorization.
Detran-DF informed that the transfer of the vehicle was carried out by an authorized dispatcher and that a second copy of the transfer document was presented, which was requested by the ex-partner.
In the decision, judge Roque de Oliveira Viel explains that the fraudulent transferthrough forgery of the signature and seal, was demonstrated in the expert report.
The judge highlights that the power of attorney, held by the ex-partner, excluded the sale of the property from the man’s powers, in addition to having been revoked by the author.