A Practical Treatise on Life-assurance: In which the Statutes and Judicial Decisions Affecting Unincorporated Joint Stock Companies ... are Fully Considered and Explained ...

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J. and W.T. Clarke, 1826 - Insurance law - 195 pages
 

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Page 170 - Russell, his executors, administrators, and assigns, that these, our letters patent, or the enrolment or exemplification thereof, shall be in and by all things good, firm, valid, sufficient, and effectual, in the law, according to the true intent and meaning thereof, and shall be taken, construed, and adjudged, in the most favourable and beneficial sense, for the best advantage of the said...
Page 65 - That from and after the passing of this act, no insurance shall be made by any person or persons, bodies politick or corporate, on the life or lives of any person or persons, or on any other event or events whatsoever, wherein the person or persons for whose use, benefit, or on whose account such policy or policies shall be made, shall have no interest, or by way of gaming or wagering; and that every assurance made, contrary to the true intent and meaning hereof, shall be null and void, to all intents...
Page 172 - ... the acting or presuming to act as a corporate body or bodies; the raising or pretending to raise transferable stock or stocks ; the transferring or pretending to transfer or assign any share or shares in such stock or stocks, without leave or authority, either by act of Parliament or by any charter from the crown...
Page 171 - Oaths mentioned in an Act passed in the first year of the Reign of His late Majesty King Georg,e the first, intituled
Page 174 - ... act declared to be unlawful as aforesaid, and would sue to be relieved therein, then and in every such case, such merchant or trader should have his, her, or their remedy for the same, by an action or actions to...
Page 157 - FIFTH, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith, to all to whom these Presents shall come, GREETING ! Whereas...
Page 176 - Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, that from and after the passing of this act, so much of the said recited act as is above set forth shall be and the same is hereby repealed...
Page 170 - Successors, any misrecital, non-recital, omission, imperfection, defect, matter, cause or thing whatsoever, to the contrary thereof in anywise notwithstanding: In Witness whereof We have caused these our Letters to be made Patent : — Witness Ourself at Westminster, the Fifteenth day of March, in the Eighth year of Our Reign — By writ of Privy Seal.
Page 66 - That in all cases where the insured hath interest in such life or lives, event or events, no greater sum shall be recovered or received from the insurer or insurers than the amount or value of the interest of the insured in such life or lives, or other event or events : IV.
Page 174 - ... pains, penalties, and forfeitures, ordained and provided by the statute of provision and prcemtmire made in the sixteenth year of the reign of king Richard the Second.

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