Laws Relating to Railroads and Warehouses: Parts of Statutes Concerning Railroads and Street Railways and Rules of Practice Before the Railroad and Warehouse Commission ...

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Illinois State Journal Company, state printers, 1911 - Railroad law - 195 pages
 

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Page 118 - Warehouseman" means a person lawfully engaged in the business of storing goods for profit. (2) A thing is done "in good faith" within the meaning of this act when it is in fact done honestly, whether it be done negligently or not Sec.
Page 19 - ... multiplied by the number of his shares of stock shall equal, or to distribute them on the same principle among as many candidates as he shall think fit; and such directors or managers shall not be elected in any other manner.
Page 137 - ... carrier refund or remit in any manner or by any device any portion of the rates, fares, and charges so specified, nor extend to any shipper or person any privileges or facilities in the transportation of passengers or property, except such as are specified in such tariffs: Provided, that wherever the word 'carrier' occurs In this act it shall be held to mean 'common carrier.
Page 81 - Act to charge and receive as great compensation for a shorter as for a longer distance; provided, however, that upon application to the Commission appointed under the provisions of this Act, such common carrier may, in special cases, after investigation by the Commission, be authorized to charge less for longer than for shorter distances for the transportation of passengers or property; and the Commission may from time to time prescribe the extent to which such designated common carrier may be relieved...
Page 148 - The validity of the negotiation of a receipt is not impaired by the fact that such negotiation was a breach of duty...
Page 116 - ... has been issued for goods no seller's lien or right of stoppage in transitu shall defeat the rights of any purchaser for value in good faith to whom such...
Page 146 - ... expressly enumerates other charges for which a lien is claimed. In such case there shall be a lien for the charges enumerated so far as they are within the terms of Section 27, although the amount of the charges so enumerated is not stated in the receipt.
Page 81 - ... shall include cars and other vehicles and all instrumentalities and facilities of shipment or carriage, irrespective of ownership or of any contract, express or implied, for the use thereof and all services in connection with the receipt, delivery, elevation, and transfer in transit, ventilation, refrigeration or icing, storage, and handling of property transported...
Page 146 - If goods are delivered to a warehouseman by the owner or by a person whose act in conveying the title to them to a purchaser in good faith for value would bind the owner...
Page 116 - ... or other disposition thereof to any person receiving the same in good faith, for value and without notice of the previous sale, mortgage or pledge, shall have the same effect as if the first purchaser of the goods or receipt had expressly authorized the subsequent negotiation.

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