A Treatise On The Law Of Corporations (volume 1)

Paperback | January 12, 2012

byStewart Kyd

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1793. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... distinct from the other; and where there are either only scholars or only fellows, or where the terms "scholars' and "sellows" are synonymous, which is sometimes the case, there is generally a distinction between junior and senior sellows, or junior and senior scholars.--Independent members, usually called sellow commoners, are mere boarders, and have no corporate rights (a). Section II. Of the qualifications requisite for members' or officers of Corporations. The qualifications requisite for members or officers of corporations, depend in general on the constitution, usage, or bye laws of each particular corporation: to intitle a man to be admitted to the freedom of a corporate town, the qualifications most commonly required are, that the person claiming to be admitted, should either be the son of a freeman, or have served an apprenticeship to a freeman; ip some cases, to have married a freeman's daughter (b) is a sufficient title: and in many the freedom may be obtained by purchase. In the case of a title by apprenticeship, it is in many places expressly required, that the master of the apprentice should have been resident within the town during the time of the apprenticeship, and the reason of the thing seems to require this residence, without any express provision; as the privilege granted to the apprentice is in respect of the benesit which the town may receive (a) Cowp. 319. (£) This I understand is the cas? at Bristol. front ( from his service (a). It frequently happens too, that where the party claims by apprenticeship, birth, or marriage, some conditions are fuperadded by particular bye laws, without which, if they be reasonable, he cannot compel his admission. A Quaker, who has served an apprenticeship of seven years, is intitled to be admitted to ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1793. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... distinct from the other; and where there are either only scholars or only fellows, or where the terms "scholars' and "sellows" are sy...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.29 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217156231

ISBN - 13:9780217156233

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