The Elements of Business Law: With Illustrative Examples and Problems

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Ginn, 1905 - Commercial law - 329 pages
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Page 290 - In the name of God, Amen : I, Sarah M. Cottrell, of the Town of Scott in the County of Cortland and State of New York, being of sound mind and memory, do make, publish, and declare this my last Will and Testament in manner following, that is to say: First — I direct that all my just debts and funeral expenses be paid.
Page 119 - No carrier or party in possession of all or any of the property herein described shall be liable for any loss thereof or damage thereto or delay caused by the act of God...
Page 174 - A bill of exchange is an unconditional order in writing, addressed by one person to another, signed by the person giving it, requiring the person to whom it is addressed to pay on demand, or at a fixed or determinable future time, a sum certain in money to, or to the order of a specified person, or to bearer.
Page 61 - Any natural person, except a wage-earner or a person engaged chiefly in farming or the tillage of the soil, any unincorporated company, and any corporation engaged principally in manufacturing, trading, printing, publishing, or mercantile pursuits, owing debts to the amount of one thousand dollars or over, may be adjudged an involuntary bankrupt upon default or an impartial trial, and shall be subject to the provisions and entitled to the benefits of this act.
Page 121 - ... at which there is no regularly appointed freight agent shall be entirely at risk of owner after unloaded from cars or vessels or until loaded into cars or vessels, and...
Page 61 - ... admitted in writing his inability to pay his debts and his willingness to be adjudged a bankrupt on that ground.
Page 83 - Where the goods are bought by description from a seller who deals in goods of that description whether he be the grower or manufacturer or not, there is an implied warranty that the goods shall be of merchantable quality.
Page 121 - any cause or wheresoever occurring, by barratry of the master or crew, by enemies, pirates...
Page 292 - WITNESSETH that the said parties of the first part for the better securing the payment of the said sum of money mentioned in the condition of the said bond or obligation, with interest thereon...
Page 121 - The owner or consignee shall pay the freight and all other lawful charges accruing on said property, and, if required, shall pay the same before delivery. If upon inspection it is ascertained that the articles shipped are not those described in this bill of lading, the freight charges must be paid upon the articles actually shipped.

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