A Concise View of the Law Relating to the Priority of Incumbrances and of Other Rights in Property

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Stevens & Haynes, 1873 - Mortgages - 120 pages
 

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Page 12 - Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Page 88 - Personal chattels shall be deemed to be in the " apparent possession " of the person making or giving a bill of sale, so long as they remain or are in or upon any house, mill, warehouse, building, works, yard, land, or other premises occupied by him, or are used and enjoyed by him in any place whatsoever, notwithstanding that formal possession thereof may have been taken by or given to any other person : " Prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under the provisions of this Act.
Page 87 - Act the following words and expressions shall have the several meanings hereby assigned to them, unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction...
Page 12 - ... Subdivisions of an Analytical Nature ; together with an Appendix containing an Abstract of the Stamp Act, 1870, with a Schedule of Duties ; the Regulations relative to, and the Stamp Duties payable on, Probates of Wills, Letters of Administration, Legacies, and Successions. By WALTER ARTHUR COPINGER, of the Middle Temple, Barrister-at-Law, Author of "The Law of Copyright in Works of Literature and Art.
Page 87 - ... but shall not include the following documents ; that is to say, assignments for the benefit of the creditors of the person making or giving the same, marriage settlements, transfers or assignments of any ship or vessel or any share thereof, transfers of goods in the ordinary course of business of any trade or calling...
Page 87 - In this act the following words and expressions shall have the meanings in this section assigned to them respectively, unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction ; (that is to say,) " The expression
Page 36 - ... incumbered, or in some way affected, and the court has thereupon bound him with constructive notice of facts and instruments, to a knowledge of which he would have been led by an inquiry after the charge, incumbrance, or other circumstance affecting the property of which he had actual notice...
Page 5 - OPINIONS ON CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, AND VARIOUS POINTS OF ENGLISH JURISPRUDENCE. Collected and Digested from Official Documents and other Sources ; with Notes. By WILLIAM FORSYTH, MA, MP, QC, Standing Counsel to the Secretary of State in Council of India, Author of " Hortensius," "History of Trial by Jury," "Life of Cicero," etc., late Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Page 87 - India warrants, warehousekeepers certificates, warrants or orders for the delivery of goods, or any other documents used in the ordinary course of business as proof of the possession or control of goods, or authorising or purporting to authorise, either by indorsement or by delivery, the possessor of such document to transfer or receive goods thereby represented...
Page 4 - LLOYD'S BONDS; THEIR NATURE AND USES. By HENRY JEFFERD TARRANT, of the Middle Temple, Barrister-at-Law. In 8vo., 1870, price "Js. 6J., cloth, THE HISTORY OF THE LAW OF TENURES OF LAND IN ENGLAND AND IRELAND.

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