Report of Cases in Chancery: Argued and Determined in the Rolls Court During the Time of Lord Landale, Master of the Rolls, 1838-1866, Volume 27

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Page 398 - We, the several persons whose names and addresses are subscribed, are desirous of being formed into a company, in pursuance of this memorandum of association, and we respectively agree to take the number of shares in the capital of the company set opposite our respective names.
Page 177 - ... contract or agreement, or against the commission or continuance of any wrongful act, or for the specific performance of any covenant, contract or agreement...
Page 243 - And be it enacted, that no party shall at any time be required to sell or convey to the promoters of the undertaking a part only of any house or other building or manufactory if such party be willing and able to sell and convey the whole thereof.
Page 239 - ... that has been acquired by the old firm in carrying on its business, whether connected with the premises in which the business was previously carried on, or with the name of the late firm, or with any other matter carrying with it the benefit of the business.
Page 578 - I am warranted to make a precedent; and to determine, that wherever a legacy is given to a person under a particular character, which he has falsely assumed, and which alone can be supposed the motive of the bounty, the law will not permit him to avail himself of it; and therefore he cannot demand his legacy.
Page 74 - Boll for life, with remainder to his first and other sons successively in tail male, with remainder to...
Page 399 - The Office of Director shall be vacated, — If he holds any other Office or Place of Profit under the Company...
Page 572 - Ireland to order the costs of the following matters, including therein all reasonable charges and expenses incident thereto, to be paid by the promoters of the undertaking ; (that is to say...
Page 414 - ... in the world, or otherwise be accumulated for their benefit at the discretion of my said trustees : and in case any or either of the said six children of my said deceased son shall happen to die under the age of twenty-one years, and without leaving issue of their respective bodies, lawfully begotten, then it is my will, that the legacy or legacies of such child or children so dying, with the unapplied interest thereof, if any, shall from time to time, and as often as it shall happen, go to and...
Page 658 - ... of which no special application or appropriation shall be directed or declared by the donor or testator, and which may legally be applied by the governing or managing body of such charity as income in aid of the voluntary subscriptions, shall be subject to the jurisdiction or control of the said board, or the powers or provisions of this Act...

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