Laws of business for all the states of the Union: with forms and directions for all transactions (Google eBook)

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National Pub. Co., 1869 - Commercial law - 681 pages
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Contents

CHAPTER VII
90
CHAPTER VIII
97
CHAPTER IX
106
Forms
125
Letter of Guaranty
134
CHAPTER XIV
141
Release from a Lessor to a Lessee upon his surrendering
150
CHAPTER XVI
156
Consideration of Negotiable Paper
168
Rights and Duties of the Acceptor
187
Agency in General
192
How Authority may be given to an Agent
194
Extent and Duration of Authority
197
Execution of Authority
199
Liability of an Agent
200
How a Principal is affected by the Acts of his Agent
201
Mutual Rights and Duties of Principal and Agent
202
Factors and Brokers
205
Power of Attorney
208
Power of Substitution
209
Full Power of Attorney to demand and recover Debts
210
Power of Attorney to sell and deliver Chattels
211
Power of Attorney to sell Shares of Stock with Appointment by Attorney of Substitute
212
Proxy Revoking all Previous Proxies
213
Power to receive Dividend
214
How a Partnership may be formed
215
How a Partnership may be dissolved
217
Property of the Partnership
219
Authority of each Partner and the Joint Liability of the Partnership
220
Form
231
Forms
242
Forms
260
LIMITATIONS
263
What Interest is and When it is Due
269
Abstract of the Usury Laws of the States
277
Distribution of the Bankrupts Estate
287
Involuntary Bankruptcy
294
CHAPTER XXIV
305
CHAPTER XXV
311
Transfer of Property in a Ship
314
PartOwners
316
Liability of Mortgagees
318
Employment of a Ship by the Owner
320
Charter Parties
327
General Average
331
Salvage
335
Navigation of the Ship
338
Seamen
342
Form
344
Bill of Sale of Vessel
347
Mortgage of a Vessel
349
Charter Party
351
Bill of Lading
353
Bottomry Bond
356
Oath or Affirmation of Consignee or Agent
357
CustomHouse Power of Attorney No 201
360
Steamboat Warrant as used in the Western States
361
CHAPTER XXVI
362
Interest of the Insured
365
Interest which may be insured
367
Prior Insurance
370
Double Insurance and Reinsurance
371
Express Warranties
372
Implied Warranties
373
Representation and Concealment
375
What things should be communicated
376
Premium
377
Description of the Property Insured
378
Perils covered by the Polio
379
Perils of the Sea
381
Fire
382
XVm Barratry
383
General Clause
384
Deviation
385
Termini of the Voyage and of the Risk
387
Total Loss and Abandonment
389
Form Form 101 Abandonment
392
General Average
395
Partial Loss
396
Notice and Proof
417
Adjustment and Loss
418
Forms Form 102 Immediate Notice of Loss
419
Notice with Certificate of Magistrate
420
Assignment of a Policy to bo indorsed thereon
421
Transfer and Assignment of Policy
422
Purpose and Method of Life Insurance
423
CHAPTER XXIX
433
Deed Poll of Warranty in Common Use in New England
445
Power of Attorney to sell Loads
462
Trust Deed for the Benefit of a Wife or some other Person
463
Trust Deed to secure Payment of a Note without Release of Homestead or Dower
464
Deed of Trust to secure a Debt fuller Form and with Release of Dower
466
Trust Deed to secure a Note shorter Form but with War ranty and Release of Homestead and Dower
469
Deed from Trustees
471
Deed of Master in Chancery
473
Sheriffs Deed on Execution in Use in the Western States
474
Sheriffs Deed in Use in New England
475
Sheriffs Tax Deed in Use in the Western States
476
Deed of Executor in Use in the Eastern States
478
Deed of Executor in Use in the Middle States
479
Deed of Administrator of Intestate
481
Deed Poll of Guardian of a Minor
483
Deed of Referee on Foreclosure in Use in the Middle States
484
Deed of Collector of Taxes
486
Deed of Assignee in Use in the Western States
487
Acknowledgment of Grantor and Wife identified before Commissioner for another State
489
CHAPTER XXX
490
Righto of Mortgagor and Mortgagee
491
Forms
492
Promissory Note to be secured by Mortgage
493
Mortgage without Power of Sale and without Warranty but with Release of Homestead and Dower
494
Mortgage with Power of Sale to secure a Bond without Release of Dower
495
Mortgage to secure a Debt with Power of Sale short Form
497
Mortgage to secure a Debt fuller Form with Power of Sale
498
Deed Poll of Mortgage with Power to sell and Insurance Clfcuse and Release of Homestead and Dower
499
Mortgage by Indenture with Power of Sale and Interest and Insurance Clause to secure a Bond
501
Mortgage to Executors with Power of Sale
504
Mortgage of a Lease
506
Mortgagees Deed under a Power of Sale
508
Assignment of Mortgage short Form
509
Assignment of Mortgage with Power of Attorney
510
Assignment of Mortgage by a Corporation
511
Discharge of Mortgage short Form
512
Discharge of Mortgage as used in the Middle States
513
Discharge and Satisfaction of Mortgage by a Corporation
514
Deed Extending a Mortgage
516
CHAPTER XXXI
517
Rights and Obligations of the Parties
518
Fixtures
520
Forms Form 158 Short Form of a Lease
521
Fuller Form with a Provision for Abatement of Rent
522
Short Form of Lease in Use in the Western States
524
Lease of City Property in Use in Chicago
525
Lease with Provisions for Taxes and Assessments
527
Lease with Covenants about Water Rates and Injury by Fire in Use in New York
529
Lease by Grant in Use in the Western States
530
Lease by Certificate with Surety
532
Lease of City Property in Use in St Louis
533
What is Called a Country Lease in Use in the Western States
534
A Ground Lease
536
Assignment of Lease and Ground Rent
539
MORTGAGES OF GOODS AND CHATTELS OB PERSONAL PROPERTY
551
CHAPTER XXXm
558
Drawings
562
Interferences
568
Designs
574
The Office Fees and bow Payable
581
References
588
LAW OF COPYRIGHT
591
CHAPTER XXXV
599
Instructions
606
Act of July 41864
611
Act of July 25 1866
620
Guardians Claims under Section 4 Act of July 27 1868
639
CHAPTER XXXIX
645
CHAPTER XL
655
Remarks on Stamp Duties
663

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Page 210 - States, giving and granting unto my said attorney full power and authority to do and perform all and every act and thing whatsoever requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises, as fully to all intents and purposes as I might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution and revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that my said attorney or her substitute shall lawfully do, or cause to be done by virtue hereof.
Page 136 - ... unless the agreement upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or note thereof, shall be in writing and signed by the party to be charged therewith or some other person thereunto by him lawfully authorised.
Page 447 - Lanzas, minister of said department : together with all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining, and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof. And also all the estate, right, title, interest, property, possession, claim and demand whatsoever as well in law as in equity, of the said party of the first part, of, in, or to the above described premises, and every part and parcel thereof,...
Page 137 - June no contract for the sale of any goods, wares and merchandizes, for the price of ten pounds sterling or upwards, shall be allowed to be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold, and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part of payment, or that some note or memorandum in writing of the said bargain be made and signed by the parties to be charged by such contract, or their agents thereunto lawfully authorized.
Page 618 - ... shall not be liable to attachment, levy, or seizure by or under any legal or equitable process whatever, either before or after receipt by the beneficiary.
Page 441 - I will, and my heirs, executors and administrators shall warrant and defend the same to the said Thomas M. Rounds heirs and assigns forever, against the lawful claims and demands of all persons.
Page 496 - ... and in consideration of the sum of one dollar to him in hand paid by the said party of the second part, at or before the ensealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged...
Page 211 - ... sh,all lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue hereof. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, the day of in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty.
Page 447 - In witness whereof the said party of the first part has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written.
Page 483 - WITNESSETH that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of thirty five thousand dollars gold coin of the United States of America to them in hand paid by the said party of the second part...

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