The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and Authority Subsequent to Those Contained in the "American Decisions" [1760-1869] and the "American Reports" [1869-1887] Decided in the Courts of Last Resort of the Several States [1886-1911], Volume 21
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Page 65 - A voluntary acceptance of the benefit of a transaction is equivalent to a consent to all the obligations arising from it, so far as the facts are known, or ought to be known, to the person accepting.
Page 169 - The Company will not be liable for damages or statutory penalties in any case where the claim is not presented in writing within sixty days after the message is filed with the Company for transmission.
Page 382 - ... in' a larger and more general sense, the terms are applied to actions between parties, where the direct object is to reach and dispose of property owned by them, or of some interest therein.
Page 409 - ... then this obligation to be null and void, otherwise to remain in full force and effect.
Page 70 - ... to or the subject of which is real or personal property in this state...
Page 312 - Is about to convert his property, or a part thereof, into money, for the purpose of placing it beyond the reach of his creditors...
Page 113 - ... the party of the first part shall pay to the party of the second part...
Page 309 - It shall be deemed an exercise of the police power of the state for the protection of the public welfare...
Page 746 - ... equity, shall be deemed to have a legal estate therein, of the same quality and duration, and subject to the same conditions, as his beneficial interest...
Page 928 - In order to come within the provision of the constitution of the United States which declares that no state shall pass any law impairing the obligation of contracts...