Treatise on the Law of Contracts and Rights and Liabilities Ex Contractu (Google eBook)

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W. Benning & Company, 1847 - Contracts - 916 pages
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Contents

Effect of complete registration 522Byelaws accounts and of the division of profits 523Sales
528
SECTION III
535
SECTION I
540
Ambler 2
546
SECTION II
552
Of the grant by the crown of certain corporate privileges to partnerships without incorporation
559
Incorporation of the company 562Transfers of shares 563Liabilities of the shareholders to
567
Matthews 261
591
Marriage brokerage contracts 568570Contracts in restraint of marriage 571Bonds and uni
592
Marriage by banns 567Marriage by ordinary license 598Marriage by special license 599
599
Seagrave
615
Bern 173
617
Seaver 230
626
Waring 324
627
Houlditch t Milne 105
633
CHAPTER XXII
641
Wetherhead
645
Nil 251
682
Barnby 305
691
House t Lord Petre 868
710
SECTION II
718
SECTION III
724
CHAPTER XXIII
736
Norman
744
Of the nature and authentication of a contract of hiring and service 737Implied contracts of hiring
747
Nature and requisites of the contract 748Liabilities of the parties thereto 749Liability of
752
Work and service giving a right to remuneration 755757Honorary offices and employments
758
Fogg 213
759
CHAPTER XXIV
776
Ibbs t Richardson 710
781
SECTION II
791
Definition of a common carrier 804Common carriage of passengers by coach 805Carriage
828
Clark
839
Nature and requisites of a mandate 840 841Liabilities and implied engagements of the manda
849
Oldknow 298
859
SECTION II
872
Martinez 656
878
Of the joinder of joint contractors as defendants in actions upon joint contracts 875Plea
882
Nature and creation of leases 642Ascertainment of the subject matter of the demise 643646
901

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Page 430 - Car. 2. c. 3. 4., enacts, that " no action shall be brought whereby to charge any executor or administrator, upon any special promise, to answer damages out of his own estate, or whereby to charge the defendant upon any special promise to answer for the debt, default, or miscarriage of another person...
Page 712 - ... when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself, he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided against it by his contract.
Page 70 - ... no contract for the sale of any goods, wares, and merchandises, 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...
Page 821 - ... silks in a manufactured or. unmanufactured state, and whether wrought up or not wrought up with other materials...
Page 356 - ... in case there shall be no special occupant of any estate pur autre vie, whether freehold or customary freehold, tenant right, customary or copyhold, or of any other tenure, and whether a corporeal or incorporeal hereditament, it shall go to the executor or administrator of the party that had the estate thereof by virtue of the grant...
Page 70 - ... be actually made, procured or provided or fit or ready for delivery, or some act may be requisite for the making or completing thereof, or rendering the same fit for delivery...
Page 95 - ... upon any agreement that is not to be performed within the space of one year from the making thereof...
Page 91 - ... shall at any time after the said four and twentieth day of June be assigned, granted or surrendered, unless it be by deed or note in writing, signed by the party so assigning, granting or surrendering the same, or their agents thereunto lawfully authorized by writing, or by act and operation of law.
Page 157 - But a license to hunt in a man's park, and carry away the deer killed to his own use ; to cut down a tree in a man's ground, and to carry it away the next day after to his own use, are licenses as to the acts of hunting and cutting down the tree, but as to the carrying away of the deer killed and tree cut down, they are grants.
Page 120 - ... for the payment of any sum of money out of any particular fund which may or may not be available...

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