United States Circuit Courts of Appeals Reports: With Key-number Annotations ... V. 1-171 [1891-1919]. (Google eBook)

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West, 1917 - Appellate courts
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Page 652 - ... from interest, rent, dividends, securities, or the transaction of any business carried on for gain or profit, or gains or profits and income derived from any source whatever.
Page 651 - Gross income" includes gains, profits, and income derived from salaries, wages, or compensation for personal service, of whatever kind and in whatever form paid, or from professions, vocations, trades, businesses, commerce, or sales, or dealings in property, whether real or personal, growing out of the ownership or use of or interest in such property...
Page 549 - The head of each department is authorized to prescribe regulations, not inconsistent with law, for the government of his department, the conduct of its officers and clerks, the distribution and performance of its business, and the custody, use. and preservation of the records, papers, and property appertaining to it.
Page 238 - ... vested by operation of law with the title of the bankrupt, as of the date he was adjudged a bankrupt...
Page 430 - Any person who has invented or discovered any new and useful art, machine, manufacture, or composition of matter...
Page 314 - Each stockholder of a corporation, or joint-stock association, shall be individually and personally liable for such proportion of all its debts and liabilities contracted or incurred, during the time he was a stockholder, as the amount of stock or shares owned by him bears to the whole of the subscribed capital stock, or shares of the corporation or association.
Page 236 - ... he has made at other times statements inconsistent with his present testimony, as provided in section 8025." "Sec. 8025. A witness may also be impeached by evidence that he has made, at other times, statements inconsistent with his present testimony ; but before this can be done the statements must be related to him.
Page 572 - Should the Contractor at any time refuse or neglect to supply a sufficiency of properly skilled workmen, or of materials of the proper quality, or fail in any respect to prosecute the work wIth promptness and diligence, or fail in the performance of any of the agreements herein contained, such refusal, neglect or failure being certified by the Architects, the Owner shall be at liberty, after three days...
Page 37 - Every steam ship, when approaching another ship so as to involve risk of collision, shall slacken her speed, or, if necessary, stop and reverse ; and every steam ship shall, when in a fog, go at a moderate speed.
Page 18 - Such suit in the [District] Court of the United States shall proceed in all respects like other civil suits for damages, except that on the trial of such suit the findings and order of the Commission shall be prima facie evidence of the facts therein stated...

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