A Treatise on the Limitation of Actions at Law and in Equity: With an Appendix, Containing the American and English Statutes of Limitations

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Boston Book Company, 1901 - Law - 843 pages
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Contents

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CHAPTER I
1
234
10
235
38
CHAPTER II
46
Illustrations of Application of Statute in Special Cases
52
For Torts Assumpsit lies when
58
Lapse of Statutory Period does not give Title to Pledgee of Prop
64
Account Nature of Action
70
237
75
Covenant
76
What are
79
judgments
80
3 Statutory Provisions as to
83
Rent Actions for
85
Avowry for Rent
87
Mixed Claims Instance of
88
238
90
Liability created by Statute
92
When Concurrent Remedy is given by Statute
94
Test as to whether Specialty or not
95
Actions for Distributive Share of Estate
97
CHAPTER IV
100
Effect of War upon Conditions I06 44 Premature Actions
106
When Adjustment is essential I07 46 Effect of Appointment of Receiver I07 47 Parol Contracts I07 48 Commencement of Action What is
107
Delay induced by Defendant
108
When Claim is regarded as arising I09 5 Waiver 0 Limitation
109
Against whom Statute may be enforced State III
111
239
115
Municipal Corporations Counties etc
118
CHAPTER V
119
Meaning of the Word Month
125
When Act is to be done by a Certain Day
126
Year
127
CHAPTER VI
128
241
148
CHAPTER VII
160
Acknowledgments apply only to Assumpsit Theory on which
166
Express or Implied Refusal to pay
190
242
193
Bare Acknowledgment
197
Failure to deny Liability Expressions of Regret etc
203
Conditional Acknowledgment
209
Hopetopay
216
Ofier to arbitrate Recital in Deeds etc
225
Similar Statutes in this Country
231
Distinction between Absolute and Qualified Promises etc Illus_
237
Must be signed by the Debtor
243
CHAPTER X
284
CHAPTER XI
311
CHAPTER XII
319
I27 Coupons Interest Warrants etc
327
CHAPTER XIII
346
263
351
CHAPTER XIV
385
CHAPTER XVII
456
Express Trusts
465
Assignees in Bankruptcy Insolvency etc I
466
Czstui qua Trust in Possession
467
Guardians
469
Executor or Admirislrator of a Trustee
473
Factors and Agents
475
Partners
477
Acknowledgment by one Partner
479
How Trustee may put Statute in Operation in his Favor
480
Exceptions to the Rule relative to Express Trusts
483
Stale Trusts not favored in Equity
484
Constructive or Resulting Trusts
485
Mistake of Trustee in Possession
486
Funds of Societies vested in Trustees
487
Vendor and Vendee of Land
488
Purchaser of Property for Benefit of Another
490
264
491
CHAPTER XVIII
492
secure its Payment Periods 0 Limitation as to in the several States
499
Statutory Provisions relative to Mortgages
504
When Statute begins to run in Favor of or against the Mortgagor
507
Right of Redemption barred when
509
When Mortgsgor is in Possession of a Part of the Premises
511
Liability of Mortgagee in Possession 51r 225 Welsh Mortgages
512
Presumption of Payment Effect of Part Payment
513
CHAPTER XIX
526
Absence of Defendant from State Statutory Provisions as
550
Disability must beone provided forbyStatute
560
LandlordandTenant
616
266 Cotenants
620
What Possession will sustain Constructive Possession
622
How Adverse Possession may be proved
630
Continuity of Possession
631
526
634
How the Continuity of the Possession may be broken
635
Tacking Possession
640
553
643
Effect of bringing Ejectment
644
CHAPTER XXI
645
CHAPTER XXII
648
Equitable Rule in Cases of Concealed Fraud
651
Instances in which the Statute will not run until Fraud discovered
656
CHAPTER XXIII
663
What are Mutual Accounts
665
554
666
Merchants Accounts
668
State Accounts
669
CHAPTER XXIV
672
go to reduce Plaintiffs Claim
673
Executor may deduct Debt due Estate when
674
Statutory Provisions as to
675
CHAPTER XXV
676
Grounds upon which Doctrine of Whitcomb u Whltingis predicated
678
Present Doctrine in this Country
679
Date of Writ not conclusive
684
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