The Cornell Law Quarterly, Volume 3

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Cornell University, College of Law, 1918 - Electronic journals
The Cornell Law Quarterly's contents are topical and intended to be of special relevance to to those practicing law in New York State.
 

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Page 3 - Goods" include all chattels personal other than things in action and money. The term includes emblements, industrial growing crops, and things attached to or forming part of the land which are agreed to be severed before sale or under the contract of sale.
Page 179 - All retainers to the camp and all persons accompanying or serving with the armies of the United States without the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, and in time of war all such retainers and persons accompanying or serving with the armies of the United States in the field, both within and without the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, though not otherwise subject to these articles; [(e) All persons under sentence adjudged by courts-martial: [(0 All persons admitted into the...
Page 3 - conditional sale' means (a) any contract for the sale of goods under which possession is delivered to the buyer and the property in the goods is to vest in the buyer at a subsequent time upon the payment of part or all of the price, or upon the performance of any other condition or the happening of any contingency...
Page 180 - Any person subject to military law who, on any pretense whatsoever, strikes his superior officer or draws or lifts up any weapon or offers any violence against him, being In the execution of his office, or willfully disobeys any lawful command of his superior officer, shall suffer death or such other punishment as a court-martial may direct.
Page 8 - ... the reservation of property shall be void after the goods are so affixed as against subsequent purchasers of the realty for value and without notice of the conditional seller's title, unless the conditional sale contract, or a copy thereof, together with a statement signed by the seller briefly describing the realty and stating that the goods are or are to be affixed thereto, shall be filed before such purchase in the office where a deed of the realty would be recorded or registered to affect...
Page 50 - Every person who, with intent to cheat or defraud another, shall designedly, by color of any false token or writing, or by any other false pretence...
Page 40 - State, approved October 6, 1917, c. 97, 40 Stat. 395. The provision of 9 Judiciary Act, 1789 (c. 20 1 Stat. 76), granting to United States District Courts, "exclusive original cognizance of all civil causes of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction . . . , saving to suitors, in all cases, the right of a common-law...
Page 44 - The liberty of the citizen to do as he likes so long as he does not interfere with the liberty of others to do the same...
Page 46 - If Congress have a constitutional power to regulate a particular subject, and they do actually regulate it in a given manner and in a certain form, it cannot be that the state Legislatures have a right to interfere, and as it were, by way of complement to the legislation of Congress, to prescribe additional regulations and what they may deem auxiliary provisions for the same purpose. In such a case, the legislation of Congress, in what it does prescribe, manifestly indicates that it does not intend...
Page 27 - Act. In any case not provided for in this act the rules of law and equity, including the law merchant, shall govern.

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