Outlines of the law of bailments and carriers by Edwin Charles GoddardOutlines of the law of bailments and carriers by Edwin Charles Goddard

Outlines of the law of bailments and carriers

byEdwin Charles Goddard

Paperback | May 15, 2012

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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. 1904 Excerpt: ...Co., 13 115 Bullard v. American Express R. I. 572, 43 Am. R. 46; Hadd v. Co.) 107 Mich. 695, 65 N. W. R. 551, Express Co., 52 Vt. 335, 36 Am. R. 61 Am. St. R. 358, 371, note. 757; Rawson v. Holland, 59 N. Y. §292. 123 Champion v. Bost 611, 17 Am. R. 394. wick, 18 Wend. (N. Y.) 175, 31 Am. § 291. Myrick v. Michigan Cen-D. 376; Fitchburg etc. Railroad Co. tral Railroad Co., 107 V. S. 102, 1 v. Hanna, 6 Gray (Mass.) 539, 66 Sup. Ct. 425; Hill Manufacturing Am. D. 427; 124 Nashua Lock Co. Co. v. Boston & Lowell Railroad Co., v. Worcester & Nashua Railroad Co., 104 Mass. 122, 6 Am. R. 202; Bird 48 N. H. 339, 2 Am. R. 242; Rocky for the acts and contracts of all. Such are agreements to divide expenses and profits pro rata, to jointly employ common agents, to receive and carry goods and cars on through arrangements. "Whether agreements create joint liability is to be determined from the facts of each case. Giving through rates, shipping in a through car, receiving prepayment of freight for the whole route, and receiving goods "to forward" are evidences of such joint arrangements which have been considered sufficient to justify a jury in finding the contract to be one for through transportation. §293. Goods directed beyond carrier's terminus.--In England and several of the American states the rule of Muschamp's case is followed, according to which the acceptance of goods directed to a point beyond the carrier's line is prima facie evidence of a contract for through transit. In the absence of a contract to the contrary or of facts that deny the presumption, the initial carrier so receiving the goods assumes liability for through transportation. This rule finds its justification in the hardship of compelling the shipper to locate...
Title:Outlines of the law of bailments and carriersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:100 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:May 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217267408

ISBN - 13:9780217267403