Reports of Cases Determined in the Appellate Courts of Illinois, Volume 201 (Google eBook)

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Callaghan., 1917 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 197 - What constitutes a holder in due course. A holder in due course is a holder who has taken the instrument under the following conditions: (1) That it is complete and regular upon its face. (2) That he became the holder of it before it was overdue, and without notice that it had been previously dishonored, if such was the fact. (3) That he took it in good faith and for value. (4) That at the time it was negotiated to him he had no notice of any infirmity in the instrument or defect in the title...
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Page 265 - That any common carrier, railroad, or transportation company receiving property for transportation from a point in one State to a point in another State shall issue a receipt or a bill of lading therefor, and shall be liable to the lawful holder thereof for any loss, damage, or injury to such property caused by it...
Page 328 - ... as from the circumstances of the parties and the nature of the case shall be fit, reasonable and just...
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Page 41 - ... from any state, territory, or district of the United States, to any other state, territory, or district thereof...
Page 197 - A holder in due course holds the instrument free from any defect of title of prior parties, and free from defenses available to prior parties among themselves, and may enforce payment of the instrument for the full amount thereof against all parties liable thereon.
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