Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery: With Notes and References to Both English and American Decisions

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Gould, Banks & Company, 1847 - Equity
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Page 221 - ... unless in the meantime some part of the principal money, or some interest thereon, shall have been paid, or some acknowledgment of the right thereto shall have been given in writing, signed by the person by whom the same shall be payable, or his agent, to the person entitled thereto, or his agent...
Page 214 - Dec. 1833, no action or suit or other proceeding shall be brought to recover any sum of money secured by any mortgage, judgment or lien, or otherwise charged upon or payable out of any land or rent, at law or in equity, or any legacy, but within twenty years next after a present right to receive the same shall have accrued to some person capable of giving a discharge for or release of the same...
Page 618 - The Society of the governor and assistants, London, of the new plantation in Ulster, within the realm of Ireland," commonly called the Honourable the Irish Society.
Page 439 - Joseph, upon trusts for his benefit, and after his decease, to the use of his first and other sons in tail with divers remainders over, under which, Thomas Stewart Kennedy was the first tenant in tail.
Page 486 - ... upon the application of the party chargeable by such bill with such directions, and subject to such conditions as the court or judge making such reference shall think proper...
Page 211 - first son, and the heirs male of his body ; and in default of such issue, to the use of...
Page 184 - In cases of this kind, where the liability arises from the wrongful act of the parties, each is liable for all the consequences, and there is no contribution between them, and each case is distinct, depending upon the evidence against each party. It is therefore not necessary to make all persons parties who may have, more or less, joined in the act complained of...
Page 236 - December, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, no action or suit or other proceeding shall be brought, to recover any sum of money secured by any mortgage, judgment, or lien, or otherwise charged upon or payable out of any land or rent, at law or in equity...
Page 151 - ... is entirely ignorant, and a contract is entered into, after representations made by the party who knows, or is supposed to know, without any means of verification being resorted to by the other, it may well enough be presumed, that the ignorant man relied on the statements made by him who was supposed to be better informed...

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