Commercial Law Reports (Annotated); Being Reports of Important Decisions Relating to Companies, Banks and Banking, Insurance, Insolvency, and Similar Subjects in the Federal and Provisional Courts; Together with Annotations, a Volume 2

Commercial Law Reports (Annotated); Being Reports of Important Decisions Relating to Companies, Banks and Banking, Insurance, Insolvency, and Similar Subjects in the Federal and Provisional Courts; Together with Annotations, a Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903 edition. Excerpt: ...even that considering what was done. The plaintiff appears to have had printed the book which he was going to copyright, with notice thereon of copyright having been secured, before he had actually taken the requisite steps to obtain a copyright. This, however, was merely in anticipation of applying for and obtaining it. It saved expense, it was sanctioned by the practice of the ofiice at Ottawa, and there was no publication of the book till after his statutory title was complete. Second, it is said that section 9 of the Act has not been complied with. That is as follows: " No person shall be entitled to the benefit of this Act, unless he gives information of the copyright being secured, by causing to.be inserted in the several copies of every edition published during the term secured, on the title page or the page immediately following, if it be a book ' " the following words that is to say: " Entered according to Act of Parliament of Canada, in the year, by A. B., in the ofiice of the Minister of Agriculture;" 38 Vic. ch. 58, (D.) n the plaintifi's edition of 1883, this notice appears in the proper place and in these words: "Entered according to the Act of Parliament, in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-three, by J. A. Gemmill, in the offioe, of the Minister of Agriculture at Ottawa." The objection is, that it does not follow the form of the statute, because the words " of Canada," are omitted after " Parliament." Now it is to be observed that the form of words given has no magical effiect like the " Open Sesame " of the Arabian tale, no symbolical operation like the phrases used in the Act relating to short forms of conveyances and mortgages. The...show more

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  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 367g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236966171
  • 9781236966179