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Page 604 - a committee may meet and adjourn as they think proper, and questions at any meeting shall be determined by a majority of the votes of the members present; and in case of an equal division of votes the chairman shall have a second or casting vote." Pursuant to the above power, a
Page 358 - from the agents of the said freighters, who may direct the ship to the most convenient anchorage, a full and complete cargo of rice in bags as usual, which the said freighters bind themselves to ship, not exceeding what she can reasonably stow and carry over and above her tackle, apparel, provisions, and furniture ; and being
Page 404 - (3). No doubt the 25th section of the Judicature Act, 1873, enacts, in sub-section 11, that generally where " there is any conflict between the rules of equity and the rules of common law with reference to the same matter, the rules of equity shall prevail," but that does not apply to this
Page 242 - to continue and give security for the costs thereof, upon a Judge's order to be obtained for that purpose, within such reasonable time as the Judge shall order, but the proceedings may be (1) By the Common Law Procedure Act, 1852 (15 & 16 Viet. c. 76), 8.
Page 318 - linen, glass, china, plate, farming stock and all my personal estate and effects, whatsoever and wheresoever, and of what nature or kind soever or whatever I may be possessed of at my decease, to and for her own sole use and benefit :" — Held, that the real estate of the testator of which he
Page 186 - the parties must have known that the performance of the contract would depend upon the continuing to exist of some particular thing, but that is not enough. Blackburn, J., says, " where, from the nature of a contract, the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless,
Page 466 - 2 OPD 119. Court shall be in the discretion of the Court, " provided that where any action or issue is tried by a jury the costs shall follow the event, unless upon application made at the trial for good cause shewn the Judge before whom such action or issue is tried or the Court shall
Page 537 - as were assessed in the fourth year of the reign of their late Majesties King William and Queen Mary, shall be and are hereby adjudged to be liable to be charged towards the payment of this present aid. And that no other lands, tenements or hereditaments, revenues or
Page 2 - or fixed by any order enlarging time for doing any act or taking any proceeding, upon such terms (if any) as the justice of the case may require ; and any such enlargement may bo ordered, although the application for the same is not made until after