The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity, from the Year 1785, as are Still of Practical Utility. 1785-1866, Volume 12

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Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Edward Potton, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead
Sweet & Maxwell, limited, 1893 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 684 - Be it known that as well in own name as for and in the name and names of all and every other person or persons to whom the same doth, may, or shall appertain, in part or in all...
Page 694 - ... or without further proof of interest than the policy, or by way of gaming or wagering, or without benefit of salvage to the assurer ; and that every such insurance shall be null and void to all intents and purposes.
Page 268 - JH as should be then living, and the issue of such of them as should be then dead, in equal shares per stirpes.
Page 549 - Property captured, and not yet definitively condemned, or which may be captured before the exchange of ratifications (contraband goods destined to an enemy's port excepted) shall be mutually restored.
Page 418 - So, in Eccleston v. Clipsham, 1 Saund. 153, 2 Keble, 338, 339, 347, 385, SC, it was held, that, though a covenant be joint and several in the terms of it, yet, if the interest and cause of action be joint, the action must be brought by all the covenantees: and, on the other hand, if the interest and cause of action be several, the action may be brought by one only. In Owston v. Ogle, 13 East, 538, part-owners of a ship having agreed " each and every of them with the others and each and every of the...
Page 497 - But having regard to strangers, who were not parties or privies thereunto, lest by a voluntary surrender they may receive prejudice touching any right or interest they had before the surrender, the estate surrendered hath in consideration of law a continuance (1).
Page 594 - Esq. was seised in his demesne as of fee, of and in the said close in which, &c. and of and in another close called the Twenty Acres, adjoining thereto, and situate in the said parish of St.
Page 371 - ... stipulated with the shippers to be made to the consignees named in the bill, or their assigns, he or they paying freight for the said goods.
Page 138 - HH doth hereby, for himself, his heirs, executors, and administrators, covenant, promise, and agree to and with the said...
Page 402 - ... if the court should be of opinion that the plaintiff was entitled to recover.

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