Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 65

Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 65

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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. 1860 edition. Excerpt: ... he is the son of P. U. Gueringer. The last bill of exception was taken to the overruling of the following question, propounded by the plaintilf to the witness, Riem: " What was the share of F. N. Guermger in the partnership of P. U. Gueringer d.' Co. when it was first formed, in the year 1841?" This question was properly overruled on the ground of irrelevancy. Had it been answered, it could have benefited the plaintifi' in no wise; for the defendants, being commercial partners, were bound in solido for all the debts of the partnership. The appellec, F. N. Gueringer, has moverl for an amendment of the judgment rendered in his favor; and we think that, instead of a judgment of nonsuit, he was entitled to an absolute judgment. It is, therefore, ordered and decreed, that the judgment of the District Court be amended so as to reject the demand of the plaintiff against the defendant, F. N. Gueringer; and that the judgment so amended be aflirmed, the plaintiff and appellant paying costs in both courts. A hank is llnhle to the payoes of a check made payable to their order, when the check ls paid on a forged endorsement made by the collector of the payecs, who receives the check in payment of a bill of mcrchandlze intrusled to him for collection by his employers. PPEAL from the Fifth District Court of New Orleans, Eggleston, J. A H. M. Spoflbrd, for plaintifis. Levi Peirce, for defendant. Com-:, J. Messrs. Roche & Esclapon, having purchased a lot of sugar of plainnus, the latter sent, on the 30th November, 1858, their collector, J. F. Butler, to collect the price thereof. The purchasers gave their check for $1,335 98, the amount of the bill, on the Bank of Louisiana, payable to plaintifii; or order....show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236883136
  • 9781236883131