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" A valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss or responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken by the other. "
Principles of the English Law of Contract and of Agency in Its Relation to ... - Page 67
by Sir William Reynell Anson - 1884 - 372 pages
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The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 27

Law reports, digests, etc - 1891
...exchequer chamber in 1875 defined "consideration" as follows: "A valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 19

Law reports, digests, etc - 1890
...fact and in law." See, also, Barnum v. Barnum, 8 Conn. 469. "A valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 68

Law reports, digests, etc - 1908
...the plaintiff [promisee]." Stated with greater elaboration, "a valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken...
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Harvard Law Review, Volume 27

Electronic journals - 1914
...parties." 40 The elaborate definition given in Currie v. Misa, 41 "A valuable consideration in the sense of the law may consist either in some right, interest,...responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken by the other." contains in substance the same principle. 42 The definitions of modern American text writers often...
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A Treatise on the Statutes of Elizabeth Against Fraudulent Conveyances: The ...

Henry William May - Bills of sale - 1887 - 652 pages
...the law may consist either in some right, in- sidcration. terest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or...responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken by the other. Under both statutes, of course, such a consideration Consideraas " 5s. and other valuable considerations"...
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Commentaries on the Law of Contracts Upon a New and Condensed Method

Joel Prentiss Bishop - Contracts - 1887 - 782 pages
...v. Harrow Dist. Gas Co. Law Rep. 10 QB 92, 95. Lash, J — "A valuable consideration, in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility, given, suffered, or undertaken...
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The New York Supplement, Volume 168

Law reports, digests, etc - 1918
...consideration may consist of some right, Interest, profit or benefit accruing to one party, or somte forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility given, suffered, or undertaken by the other.' 3 Am. & 'Ens;. Cyclopedia of Law, S31; Currie v. Misa, LR 10 Ex. 1G2 ; Chitty on Coiit. (9th Am. Ed.)...
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Lawyers' Reports Annotated, Book 5

Law reports, digests, etc - 1889
...Cont. Enl. ed. 76, 77, 78, and authorities there cited. 2. A valuable consideration in the sense of the law, may consist either in some right, interest,...responsibility given, suffered or undertaken by the other. Am. and Eng. Encyclop. Law, 831. Hence, it was a good consideration to the plaintiff for his assent,...
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A Treatise on Fraudulent Conveyances and Creditors' Bills: With a Discussion ...

Frederick Scott Wait - Creditors' bills - 1889 - 789 pages
...Consideration has been said to consist " either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or...responsibility, given, suffered, or undertaken by the other." 1 The subject cannot be here considered from an elementary point of view in all its ramifications,...
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The Bills of Exchange Act, 1890: Being a Codification of the Law-merchant ...

Thomas Hodgins - Bills of exchange - 1890 - 304 pages
...consideration. 3 law may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing Sec. 2. to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or...responsibility, *~~ given, suffered, or undertaken by the other: Comyn's Digest, Action on Case, Assumpsit B. 1-15. It excludes illegal or immoral considerations. But...
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