Cases in Bankruptcy, Volume 1
John William Buck, John Scott Earl of Eldon, Sir Thomas Plumer, John Leach, Great Britain. Court of Chancery
H. Butterworth, 1820 - Bankruptcy - 694 pages
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Page 340 - Offence have disclosed such Act, on Oath, in consequence of any compulsory Process of any Court of Law or Equity in any Action, Suit, or Proceeding which shall have been bond fide instituted by any Party aggrieved, or if he shall have disclosed the same in any Examination or Deposition before any Commissioners of Bankruptcy.
Page 502 - ... to the Lord Chancellor, Lord Keeper, or Lords Commissioners for the custody of the Great Seal, or Master of the Rolls...
Page 162 - America, to be paid to the said or his certain attorney, executors, administrators, or assigns: to which payment well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, firmly by these presents.
Page 274 - Master shall direct ; and any of the Parties are to be at liberty to apply to the Court as there shall be Occasion.
Page 14 - that where one person makes a promise to another for the benefit of a third person, that third person may maintain an action upon it.
Page 45 - ... lord chancellor, lord keeper, or lords commissioners of the great seal for the time being...
Page 148 - And for that it often falls out that many persons, before they become bankrupts, do convey their goods to other men upon good consideration, yet still do keep the same, and are reputed the owners thereof, and dispose of the same as their own...
Page 625 - ... for life, with remainder to the wife for life, with remainder to the issue of the marriage, with remainder to himself in fee to such uses, &c.
Page 162 - The condition of this obligation is such, that if the above bounden , his heirs, executors, administrators, or any of them, shall and do well and truly pay, or cause to be paid, unto the...
Page 479 - ... thereof ; AND ALL THE ESTATE, right, title, interest, property, claim, and demand whatsoever, both at law and in equity, of him the said A. in, to, or out of the same and every part thereof : To HAVE AND TO HOLD the said pieces or parcels of land.