The Law Reports: Common Pleas Division, Reported by ... and in the Court of Appeal by ... 1875-76 -- 1879-80, Volume 3

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Incorporated Council of Law reporting for England and Wales, 1878 - Law reports, digests, etc
 

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Page 143 - ... any prolonged examination of documents or accounts, or any scientific or local investigation which cannot, in the opinion of the Court or a judge, conveniently be made before a jury, or conducted by the Court through its other ordinary officers...
Page 446 - ... person upon any promise made, after full age, to pay any debt contracted during infancy, or upon any ratification, after full age, of any promise or simple contract made during infancy, unless such promise or ratification shall be made by some writing, signed by the party to be charged therewith.
Page 384 - Corporate as well as Individuals, unless it be otherwise specially provided, or there be something in the Subject or Context repugnant to such Construction...
Page 448 - Bombay (the act of God, the Queen's enemies, fire, and all and every other dangers and accidents of the seas, rivers, and navigation, of whatever nature and kind soever, excepted), unto order or his assigns.
Page 444 - Interest in or concerning them; or upon any Agreement that is not to be performed within the Space of one Year from the making thereof; unless the Agreement upon which such Action shall be brought, or some Memorandum or Note thereof, shall be in Writing, and signed by the Party to be charged therewith, or some other Person thereunto by him lawfully authorized.
Page 229 - Where in any proceeding before any such inferior court any defence or counter-claim of the defendant involves matter beyond the jurisdiction of the court such defence or counterclaim shall not affect the competence or the duty of the court to dispose of the whole matter in controversy so far as relates to the demand of the plaintiff...
Page 448 - ... the act of God, the Queen's enemies, fire, and all and every other dangers and accidents of the seas, rivers, and navigation, of whatever nature and kind soever, during the said voyage, always excepted).
Page 183 - This day was to arrive, Maitland thought, through the operation of Sub-section 11 of Section 25 of the Judicature Act of 1875, which says: "Generally in all matters not hereinbefore particularly mentioned, in which there is any conflict or variance between the rules of equity and the rules of common law with reference to the same matter, the rules of equity shall prevail.
Page 229 - ... the provision next hereinafter contained [viz.: a power of transfer to the Supreme Court], in as full and ample a manner as might and ought to be done in the like case by the High Court of Justice.
Page 154 - ... (a) if all the parties interested who are not under disability consent ; or, (b) if the cause or matter requires any prolonged examination of documents or any scientific or local investigation which cannot in the opinion of the court or a judge conveniently be made before a jury or conducted by the court through its other ordinary officers : or, (c) if the question in dispute consists wholly or in part of matters of account...

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