A Treatise on the Law of Landlord and Tenant; With Copious Notes and References Volume 2

A Treatise on the Law of Landlord and Tenant; With Copious Notes and References Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888 edition. Excerpt: ...being large enough.' Where a lease contained a clause of re-entry, in case the term of years thereby granted should be extended or taken in execution; and before the end of the term the sheriff entered the premises under a writ of extent against the lessee at the suit of the crown, held an inquisition, and seized the lessee's interests into the king's hands; it was held, that this proceeding was a taking in execution within the latter class of the condition, and that the term was determined and forfeited to the lessor: ' and where the condition was, among other things, to be void " if the lessee should incur any debt on which any judgment should be signed, entered up or given against him, and on which any writ of fieri facias, or other writ of execution, should be issued," and the tenant gave a warrant of attorney, on which judgment was entered up and execution issued and the tenant's goods were taken, and the lessor entered; it was held, that he was entitled to the emblements.' A proviso was, that in case the lessee should commit an act of bankruptcy, whereon a commission or fiat in bankruptcy should or might be issued, and under which he should be duly found and declared a bankrupt, the term should determine. The tenant became bankrupt, and was found and declared a bankrupt, but there was not a proper petitioning creditor's debt on which the fiat was founded; it was held by two judges, against the opinion of Parke, B., that the lessee was not duly found and declared a bankrupt within the meaning of the proviso. A proviso was, that if the lessee, his executors, administrators or assigns, should become bankrupt or ' Earl of Darlington v. Bond, 5 " Rex v. Topping, 1 JTdel. & Y. B. &C.855. 644. ' Autrobus v. Jepson, 3 B, & Ad. ' Davis v. Eyton, 7...show more

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  • 9781236660787