Gaii Institutionum Iuris Civilis Commentarii Quatuor, Or, Elements Of Roman Law By Gaius Volume 1

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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. 1875 Excerpt: ... lius sic posse institui postumos nepotes induxit: Si filius meus vivo me morietur, tunc si quis mihi ex eo nepos sive quae neptis post mortem meam in decem mensibus proximis, quibus filius meus moreretur, natus nata erit, heredes sunto, Dig. 28, 2, 29, pr. 'Gallus Aquilius introduced the institution of afterborn grandchildren in the following manner: If my son die in my lifetime, then let any grandson or granddaughter by him who may be born after my death within ten months after the death of my son, be my successor.' Such grandchildren are called Postumi Aquiliani. In respect of the Puus heres born after the making of the will but in the lifetime of the testator, the case which the civil law left to the operation of the general rule, it might certainly be sometimes possible to make a new will after his birth, but it might sometimes be impossible or highly inconvenient, and accordingly the lex Junia Velleia passed A.d. 10, at the close of the reign of Augustus, in its first chapter permitted such children also of the testator, and also grandchildren of the testator born after their father's death in the lifetime of their grandfather, to be instituted or disinherited. Such children and grandchildren were called Postumi Velleiani primi capitis. In its second chapter it permitted the institution or disinheritance of another class of uncertain persons, viz. quasi-afterborn children (postumorum loco); grandchildren, for instance, who were born before the making of the will but whose acquisition of the character of sui heredes by the decease of their father is subsequent to the making of the will. Such grandchildren are called Postumi Velleiani secundi capitis. Besides the Postumi Aquiliani, the Postumi Velleiani primi capitis and the Postumi Velleiani secundi ca...

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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. 1875 Excerpt: ... lius sic posse institui postumos nepotes induxit: Si filius meus vivo me morietur, tunc si quis mihi ex eo nepos sive quae nept...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:316 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.66 inPublished:February 13, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217480489

ISBN - 13:9780217480482

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