Commercial Precedents: Selected from the Column of Replies and Decisions of the New York Journal of Commerce. An Essential Work of Reference for Every Business Man

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American publishing Company, 1881 - 588 Seiten
 

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Seite 534 - Such exemption shall not extend to any mortgage thereon lawfully obtained ; but such mortgage or other alienation of such land by the owner thereof, if a married man, shall not be valid without the signature of the wife to the same.
Seite 32 - ... deciding all questions at meetings of shareholders, each shareholder shall be entitled to one vote on each share of stock held by him. Shareholders may vote by proxies duly authorized in writing ; but no officer, clerk, teller, • or bookkeeper of such association shall act as proxy ; and no shareholder whose liability is past due and unpaid shall be allowed to vote.
Seite 241 - ... shall be deducted from the required length of residence, without reference to the time of actual service.
Seite 30 - ... every person becoming a shareholder by such transfer shall, in proportion to his shares, succeed to all the rights and liabilities of the prior holder of such shares...
Seite 162 - States, and a majority of whom shall be citizens of this state, who shall, except the first year, be annually elected by the stockholders, at such time and place as shall be directed by the by-laws of the company ; and public notice of the time and place of holding such election shall be published not less than ten days...
Seite 416 - An assignment, grant, or conveyance shall be void as against any subsequent purchaser or mortgagee for a valuable consideration without notice unless it is recorded in the Patent Office within three months from the date thereof or prior to such subsequent purchase or mortgage.
Seite 519 - In an action brought to recover a balance due upon a mutual, open, and current account, where there have been reciprocal demands between the parties, the cause of action shall be deemed to have accrued from the time of the last item proved in the account on either side.
Seite 28 - To elect or appoint directors, and by its board of directors to appoint a president, vice-president, cashier, and other officers, define their duties, require bonds of them and .fix the penalty thereof, dismiss such officers or any of them at pleasure, and appoint others to fill their places.
Seite 510 - The liability of the owner of any vessel for any embezzlement, loss or destruction by any person of any property, goods or merchandise, shipped or put on board of such vessel, or for any loss, damage or injury by collision, or for any act, matter or thing, loss, damage or forfeiture, done, occasioned or incurred, without the privity or knowledge of such owner or owners, shall in no case exceed the amount or value of the interest of such owner in such vessel and her freight then pending.
Seite 463 - ... may fairly be supposed to have entered into the contemplation of the parties when they made the contract, that is, must be such as might naturally be expected to follow its violation; and they must be certain both in their nature and in respect to the cause from which...

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