Practice Reports In The Supreme Court And Court Of Appeals (volume 32)

Paperback | February 6, 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.1867 Excerpt: ... Digest. been increased within a reasonable time after the notice to $4,000, that entirely obviated the objection. Also held, that the action was properly brought in the names of the persons named as trustees in the subscription paper; they being the real parties in interest (Hulchins agt. Smith, 46 Barb. 235). 4. An agreement by the lessee of a hotel, to lease to another the bar of the hotel, and to sell to him the right to sell liquors under his (the lessee's,) license, is illegal and void, as providing for a violation of the law; and as between the parties thereto, it cannot be enforced. Nor can a promissory note, given as a part of the consideration of sach an agreement be enforced by one who took the same with full knowledge of the terms and purpose of the agreement, and who wad aiding and assisting in carrying it out (Sanderson agt. Goodrich, 46 Barb. 616). 5. Such a holder stands in the same position the lessee would have occupied had he taken the note and sued upon it; and has no greater right to recover upon it than the lessee would h».ve had. Besides, in taking the proceeds of the void contract, with full knowledge of, and and acting in the transaction, the holder becomes a party to it, and for that reason also, he should not be allowed to recover (Id). 6. There is a distinction between a valuable consideration, other than money, and a money consideration. While in the former case, the slightest consideration will support a promise to pay the largest amount, to the full extent of the promise, in the latter, the consideration will support a promise only to the extent of tne money forming the consideration. The law leaves the measure of the value of a valuable consideration, other than money, for a promise to pay money, to the parties to the co...

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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.1867 Excerpt: ... Digest. been increased within a reasonable time after the notice to $4,000, that entirely obviated the objection. Also held, th...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.54 inPublished:February 6, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021703585X

ISBN - 13:9780217035859

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