The Law Times Volume 116

The Law Times Volume 116

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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. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...said, that the lease was subsisting, and tho plaintiffs had not a ealed. A fresh action was an abiise of the pro.-ess of the court. he plaintiffs said that the order of the County Court contained no finding binding upon them, and that if the lease was not subsisting they were not prejudiced by the order. Stephenson v. Garnett (78 L. T. Rep. 371; (1898) l Q. B. 677) was cited. Held, that the action was brought in gcod faith to try a le al point which ought to be tried, and that the motion wholly fa' ed, and must be dismissed with costs in any event. Lea v. Thursby. Ch. Div.: Endy, J. Jan. 22.--Counsel: Eve, K.C., and Woolen; Vernon Smilh, K.C., and Druce. Solicitors: Robins, Hay, Waters, and Hay; Hadley and Dain. SettZeme1it--Cot'enant to settle after-acquired Properiy--Lifc Inlere.sls.--Summons to decide whether two annuities respectively of 60 and 40 per annum, given by the will of a testator who died in 1903 to a wife for her life, were caught by the wife's covenant or agreement in her marriage settlement, dated the 5th May 1886, to settle after-acquired property. The covenant in the marriage settlement by the wifc was that she would assure and transfer " all real and personal property " to which she should become entitled at any time during the cove-rture, excepting jewels, &c., and legacies or other property not exceeding 100, " whether in possession, reversion. or otherwise," to the trustees of the settlement upon trust to sell and convert any such property not consisting of money or not being invested in certain authorised securities and to stand possessed of the same upon trust to pay the income thereof to the husband for his life, and then to the wife for her life, with remainders...
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  • Paperback | 926 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 46mm | 1,619g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236884817
  • 9781236884817