The Lawyers Directory; Digest of Laws for All States and Possessions, Canada and Its Provinces, Principal Foreign Countries; Complete Court Calendar for Federal and State Courts ... and an International Selection of Leading Lawyers with

The Lawyers Directory; Digest of Laws for All States and Possessions, Canada and Its Provinces, Principal Foreign Countries; Complete Court Calendar for Federal and State Courts ... and an International Selection of Leading Lawyers with

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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. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...Court of Baltimore city. The Circuit Courts for Baltimore city have equity jurisdiction; the others are common law courts, except Orphans' Court. The newly established People's Court of Baltimore City, presided over by a Chief Judge and four Associates, has superseded the Magistrates' Courts, and has sole jurisdiction in civil actions involving $100 or less. Deeds.--(See Forms of Acknowledgment.) Every deed conveying real estate shall be signed and sealed by the grantor or bargainor, and attested by at least one witness. A scroll seal is suflicient. No words of inheritance are necessary to create a fee. The word "grant" is suflicient to convey the whole interest. "Bargain and sell" are sufficient in bill of sale or chattel mortgage. Depositiong.-(See Forms and I natructiona for taking Depoaitions.) The testimony of non-resident witnesses may also be taken by either party to any case pending in any court of this State, or before any Justice of the Peace of this State. upon giving notice of not less than five days to the opposite party of the time and place. when and where the testimony of such non-resident witness is proposed to be taken, and the name of the commissioner, notary public or justice of the peace before whom the same is proposed to he taken. together with the names of the witnesses proposed to be examined; and the deposition of such witnesses taken pursuant to such notice and duly certified by the oflicer taking the same, under his hand and seal, shall be admitted as evidence at the trial of the case as fully to all intent as if the same had been taken under a commission. Such depositions shall be signed by the witnesses unless their signatures shall be waived by consent of the parties, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 796 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 40mm | 1,393g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236742532
  • 9781236742537