The Australian Law Times, Volume 17

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Charles F. Maxwell, 1896 - Law
 

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Page 319 - That no will shall be valid unless it shall be in writing and executed in manner herein-after mentioned ; (that is to say,) it shall be signed at the foot or end thereof by the testator, or by some other person in his presence and by his direction; and such signature shall be made or acknowledged by the testator in the presence of two or more witnesses present at the same time, and such witnesses shall attest and shall subscribe the will in the presence of the testator, but no form of attestation...
Page 241 - The business of the company shall be managed by the directors, who may pay all expenses incurred in getting up and registering the company, and may exercise all such powers of the company...
Page 191 - All goods being at the commencement of the bankruptcy, in the possession, order or disposition of the bankrupt, in his trade or business, by the consent and permission of the true owner, under such circumstances that he is the reputed owner thereof...
Page 329 - Any two or more persons, claiming or being liable as copartners, and carrying on business within the jurisdiction, may sue or be sued in the name of the respective firms (if any) of which such persons were co-partners at the time of the accruing of the cause of action...
Page 30 - Ireland without proof of the seal or stamp or signature authenticating the same, or of the judicial or official character of the person appearing to have signed the same...
Page 85 - The insured may by the policy, or by any memorandum under his or her hand, appoint a trustee or trustees of the moneys payable under the policy, and from time to time appoint a new trustee or new trustees thereof...
Page 203 - I will to the best of my power cause the peace to be kept and preserved, and...
Page 82 - personal chattels " shall mean goods, furniture, and other articles capable of complete transfer by delivery, and (when separately assigned or charged) fixtures and growing crops, but shall not include chattel interests in real estate, nor fixtures (except trade machinery as herein-after defined), when assigned together with a freehold or leasehold interest in any land or building to which they are affixed, nor growing crops when assigned together with any interest...
Page 198 - In a personal action, to which none of these causes of jurisdiction apply, a decree pronounced in absentem by a foreign court to the jurisdiction of which the defendant has not in any way submitted himself, is by international law an absolute nullity. He is under no obligation of any kind to obey it; and it must be regarded as a mere nullity by the courts of every nation except (when authorized by special local legislation) in the country of the forum by which it was pronounced.
Page 191 - includes money, goods, things in action, land, and every description of property, whether real or personal and whether situate in England or elsewhere ; also, obligations, easements, and every description of estate, interest and profit, present or future, vested or contingent, arising out of or incident to property as above defined : " Resolution

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