The Modern Law of Real Property: With an Appendix Containing the Vendor and Purchaser Act, 1874; The Conveyancing Acts, 1881, 1882; The Settled Land Acts, 1882 to 1890 and The Married Women's Property Acts, 1882

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Sweet & Maxwell, 1891 - Real property - 566 pages

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Page 518 - ... and of suing and being sued, either in contract or in tort, or otherwise, in all respects as if she were a, feme sole, and her husband need not be joined with her as plaintiff or defendant, or be made a party to any action or other legal proceeding brought by or taken against her...
Page 259 - Generally in all matters not herein-before particularly mentioned, in which there is any conflict or variance between the Rules of Equity and the Rules of the Common Law with reference to the same matter, the rules of Equity shall prevail.
Page 412 - ... have been in possession or in receipt of the profits of such land, or in receipt of such rent...
Page 394 - die without leaving issue," or "have no issue," or any other words which may import either a want or failure of issue of any person in his lifetime or at the time of his death, or an indefinite failure of his issue...
Page 456 - This section applies only if and as far as a contrary intention is not expressed in the instrument under which the interest of the infant arises, and shall have effect subject to the terms of that instrument and to the provisions therein contained (q).
Page 449 - ... representative, and for all the personal representatives together, to dispose of and otherwise deal with the same, shall belong to the deceased's...
Page 524 - ... no restriction against anticipation contained in any settlement or agreement for a settlement of a woman's own property to be made or entered into by herself shall have any validity against debts contracted by her before marriage, and no settlement or agreement for a settlement shall have any greater force or validity against creditors of such woman than a like settlement or agreement for a settlement made or entered into by a man would have against his creditors.
Page 359 - October 1845, all corporeal tenements and hereditaments shall, as regards the conveyance of the immediate freehold thereof, be deemed to lie in grant as well as in livery...
Page 467 - An Act for abolishing arrest on mesne process in civil actions, except in certain cases ; for extending the remedies of creditors against the property of debtors ; and for amending the laws for the relief of insolvent debtors in England.
Page 521 - The receipt of a trustee or trustees duly appointed, or, in default of any such appointment, or in default of notice to the insurance office, the receipt of the legal personal representative of the insured shall be a discharge to the office for the sum secured by the policy, or for the value thereof, in whole or in part.

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