Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Appeals of the State of Georgia Volume 20

Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Appeals of the State of Georgia Volume 20

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...by a deed to land, and, in order to pay ofl' an outstanding claim against the land, turns over to his attorney money for that purpose, but, owing to subsequent developments pertaining to the outstanding lien, directs his attorney not to make the payment indicated, and afterwards demands 'the return of the money, the attorney, on withholding the money, is subject to rule under the provisions of the Civil Code (1910), 4954. 2. Where the petition for the rule admits liability of the movant to the attorney in a named amount, and asks only that the attorney be required to pay over the difference between that amount and the sum so withheld, and where the attorney in his answer to the rule sets up other and larger sums claimed by him to be due him by the movant, on which pleading an issue is made, and a verdict is returned by the jury in favor of the movant, and judgment thereon is entered according to law, the judgment will not be disturbed, where it appears that under the evidence the jury could have found in accordance with the verdict. Judgment aflirmed. Broyles, P. J., and Bloodworth, J., concur. Dncrmsn JULY 5, 1917. Money rule; from Macon superior court--Judge Littlejohn. June 28, 1916. John B. Guerry, J. J. Bull & Son, for plaintiff in error. Jule Felton, contra. 8226. CONSOLIDATED PHOSPHATE COMPANY v. STURTEVANT COMPANY. 1. "Mere notice by a third party of his claim that an article purchased infringes a patent owned by him is not of itself an eviction of the purchaser, so as to show a breach of the seller's implied warranty of a right to use." 2. "The current profits of a going manufacturing concern are, as a general rule, too uncertain to form the basis of an award of damages for breach of...show more

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  • Paperback | 414 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 22mm | 735g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236974050
  • 9781236974051