Digest of Fire Insurance Decisions in the Courts of the United States, Great Britain and Canada: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time, with References to Statutory Provisions, and Including the New York Standard Form of Fire Insurance Contract Annotated, and Other Standard Forms, All Classified and Arranged as to Subject Matter According to Existing Terms and Conditions

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Baker, Voorhis, 1893 - Fire insurance - 690 pages
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Contents

Bights and obligations as between agent and Statutory provisions 444
428
General rules 412 Rights and obligations as between agent and
431
Authority of agent 422 Question for jury
438
VIECONSUMMATION OF CONTRACT
443
SECTION ELEVEN
444
General rules 447 Waiver
452
Merchants Ins Co 78
459
General rules 458 By consent of insured
462
Kentucky Louisville
468
Mortgagor and mortgagees 467 Executors administrators heirs etc
484
Lafayette F Ins Co 170
487
60 If property covered by this policy is so endangered by fire as to require
493
General roles 495 Evidence
499
Mtna Ins Co v Jackson 46 82 294
510
General rules 503 Power and authority of agents
512
General rules
537
81 The insured as often as required shall exhibit to any person designated
546
86 In the event of disagreement as to the amount of loss the same shall
552
Xtna Live Stock Fire Tornado Ins
553
Partner may bind absent partner
558
98 This company shall not be held to have waived any provision or condition
565
USAGE AND CUSTOM
571
General rules 575 Effect of full payment by other companies 5tl
580
Other insurance by mortgagee 579 Other special cases 581
589
Condition as to proofs 591 Other special cases
595
General rules 597 Effect of release by insured on right to recover
604
106 No suit or action on this policy for the recovery of any claim shall
610
ENTIRETY OR DIVISIBILITY OF CONTRACT
621
include the legal representative of the insured and 109 wherever the word
622
General rules
624
By agents
633
STATUTORY PROVISIONS
637
Alman Miller Co v Phoenix Ins Co
647

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Page 575 - This company shall not be liable under this policy for a greater proportion of any loss on the described property, or for loss by and expense of removal from premises endangered by fire, than the amount hereby insured shall bear to the whole insurance...
Page 565 - This company shall not be held to have waived any provision or condition of this policy, or any forfeiture thereof by any requirement, act, or proceeding on Its part relating to the appraisal or to any examination herein provided for...
Page 192 - This entire policy, unless otherwise provided by agreement indorsed hereon or added hereto, shall be void if the insured now has or shall hereafter make or procure any other contract of insurance, whether valid or not, on property covered in whole or in part by this policy...
Page xiv - This policy is made and accepted subject to the foregoing stipulations and conditions, together with such other provisions, agreements, or conditions as may be indorsed hereon or added hereto, and no officer, agent, or other representative of this company shall have power to waive any provision or condition of this policy, except such as by the terms of this policy may be the subject of agreement indorsed hereon or added hereto...
Page 344 - This company shall not be liable for loss caused directly or indirectly by invasion, insurrection, riot, civil war or commotion, or military or usurped power, or by order of any civil authority; or by theft; or by neglect of the insured to use all reasonable means to save and preserve the property at and after a fire or when the property is endangered by fire in neighboring premises...
Page 495 - ... within sixty days after the fire, unless such time is extended in writing by this company, shall render a statement to this company, signed and sworn to by said insured, stating the knowledge and belief of the insured as to the time and origin of the fire; the interest of the insured and of all others in the property. 15. The cash value of each item thereof and the amount of loss thereon...
Page 151 - This entire policy shall be void if the insured has concealed or misrepresented, in writing or otherwise, any material fact or circumstance concerning this insurance or the subject thereof; or if the interest of the insured in the property be not truly stated herein; or in case of any fraud or false swearing by the insured touching any matter relating to this insurance or the subject thereof, whether before or after a loss.
Page 145 - It shall be optional, however, with this company to take all, or any part, of the articles at such ascertained or appraised value, and also to repair, rebuild, or replace the property lost or damaged with other of like kind and quality within a reasonable time on giving notice, within thirty days after the receipt of the proof herein required, of its intention so to do; but there can be no abandonment to this company of the property described.
Page 365 - And the said applicant hereby covenants and agrees to and with the said Company that the foregoing is a just, full and true exposition of all the facts and circumstances in regard to the condition, situation, value and risk of the property to be insured, so far as the same are known to the applicant and are material. to the risk...
Page 192 - ... if any change, other than by the death of an insured, take place in the interest, title, or possession of the subject of insurance (except change of occupants without increase of hazard) whether by legal process or judgment or by voluntary act of the insured, or otherwise...

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