A Book of Costs in the Courts of Queen's Bench, Common Pleas, and Exchequer, the Crown and Queen's Remembrancer's Offices, in Bankruptcy, and the Court for Relief of Insolvent Debtors, Conveyancing, and Miscellaneous Matters: In Conformity with the General Scale of Charges Allowed on Taxation, and with the Common Law Procedure Acts 1852 & 1854, and Bills of Exchange Act 1855

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W. Maxwell, 1856 - Costs (Law) - 589 pages
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Contents

General charges for defendants
106
Notice of taxing
116
Writ of summons
118
and order to stay town
119
Judgment on Judges order
120
Writ of summons and order to stay country
121
personal service not effected
122
defendant appears and proceedings stayed
124
under Bill of Exchange Act and judg ment by default
125
two defendants one not served
126
defendant appears
128
amount of bill paid into court
129
defendant out of the jurisdiction
132
declaration filed
135
of detainer
137
of capias
138
and special bail
140
Motion for money deposited with sheriff
144
Deposit in lieu of special bail
146
Attachment against sheriff
149
Writ of summons declaration and order to stay
152
Interlocutory judgment and writ of inquiry
155
Suggestion of breaches
159
Judgment on cognovit
162
Payment of money into court
164
Discontinuance
167
Proceedings against a prisoner
168
Charging a prisoner in execution
169
Next friend
170
Special jury
171
Special jury
172
Special jury
173
Demurrer to defendants pleadings
177
plaintiffs pleadings
179
Common motions by plaintiff
181
defendant 1
183
Plea of judgment recovered
185
Examination of witnesses viva voce
189
on interrogatories
190
plaintiff or defendant
192
and 44 and oral examination 195 199
195
Ejectment and judgment by default
201
PAET THE FIFTH plaintiffs and defendants costs on posteas new trials Ac ON THE higher scale 46 Action from commencement to judgment
203
Ejectment ditto
215
vacant possession
217
landlords appearance 218
218
limiting defence
219
claimant died after service of writ 22ii
220
undertenant holding over
221
Motion for new trial by plaintiff 22
229
Action for trespass Bpecial pleadings c
233
Ditto
255
Ditto
275
PAET THE SIXTH MISCELLANEOUS BILLS VIZ 1 Notice of action
294
demand before action
295
Judgment for not proceeding to trial
296
Supersedeas
298
Habeas to remove a defendant
299
Judgment of non pros
300
Proceedings to revive judgment
302
Ditto
315
Ditto
320
Motion to make order of Nisi Prius a rule of court
321
Motion to set aside an award
322
showing cause against
323
for an attachment for nonpayment pursuant to award
325
Entering up judgment on warrant of attorney
326
Ditto
327
Issue directed under Interpleader Act
328
for opposite party
331
Interpleaderreference to Master
335
Issue directed by Court of Chancery
337
Replevin
339
Ditto
342
Special case
344
opposite party
347
Acknowledging satisfaction of a judgment
351
Error
352
Ditto
357
Award of inquiry for mesne profits
360
Nolle prosequi
363
Motion for attachment against sheriffs and coroners
364
41 Special verdict and argument
367
Habeas corpus to remove a cause from an inferior court
369
Ditto
371
Enrolling deeds
373
Subpoeua for service on witnesses iu Scotland 874
376
Ditto
377
Ditto
379
Ditto
382
Ditto
383
Ditto
384
Execution on a judgment obtained in plaintiffs lifetime
385
Setting aside writ of summons
386
Substitutional service
387
Removal of judgment from inferior court by Judges order
388
Remanet
389
County Palatine charges
391
PABT THE SEVENTH CBOWN OFFICE Office fees
392
Allowances for writs
394
to witnesses
395
Attornies fees
401
Attomies feesprisoners cases
413
Notice to creditors abroad 496
414
sequestrari facias
439
obtaining reassignment all debtsbeiDg satisfied
445
BANKRUPTCY
452
Petition filed by bankrupt
458
Act of bankruptcynot paying c a judgment debt
459
Application to prosecute petition in a particular district c
465
Special sittings
471
Cases for counsel
479
Respondents ditto
485
Special sitting
492
Taxation
496
Messengers costs to choice of assignees
504
Auctioneers charges
511
APPENDIX
545
Ditto with cross issues
574
County Court appealRespondent 348
582

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Page 1 - September and the 24th day of October in each year, one of the Masters of the Courts of Queen's Bench, Common Pleas, or Exchequer shall have authority to tax bills of costs, take references, and perform other necessary and immediate matters arising in or appertaining to any or either of the said courts at the office of his own court ; and for such purpose one of the masters shall attend on certain days in each week, as may be found necessary, and of which due notice shall be affixed in the judges...
Page 26 - If the Witnesses attend in one cause only, they will be entitled to the full allowance. If they attend in more than one cause, they will be entitled to a proportionate part in each cause only. The travelling expenses of Witnesses over ten miles shall be allowed, according to the sums reasonably and actually paid, but in no case shall exceed one shilling per mile, one way...
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Page 453 - Preparing subpoena and serving witnesses, or arranging with witnesses for their attendance on presentation of petition 0 13 4 Paid them See Witnesses' Scale. Petitioning creditor is not to be regarded as a witness, and is not to be paid for loss of time ; he may claim his expenses of travelling and subsistence. Attending on presentation of petition when Court investigated statements therein, and clerk...
Page 51 - Where such distance exceeds five miles .220 And in case he shall be necessarily absent more than one day, then for each day after the first a further fee of . . . .110 Fee to each of the showers the same as the under sheriff, calculating the distance from their respective places of abode.
Page 463 - Attending making inquiries as to sufficiency of sureties 0 13 4 This charge will be subject to increase, according to the distance of the sureties' residence ; and, where necessary, agency charges for making such inquiries. Drawing exceptions to sureties . . . .034 Service thereof on debtor's...
Page 7 - If the defendant should be served in any other county the same .allowance, but the distance to be calculated from the office of the attorney employed to effect service. Of writ of revivor, the same as summons. Of writ of ejectment, the same as...
Page 116 - One day's notice of taxing costs, together with a copy of the bill of costs and affidavit of increase (if any), shall be given by the Solicitor of the party whose costs are to be taxed to the other party or his Solicitor, in all cases where a notice to tax is necessary.

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