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Judgment Search Results Home > Cases Phrase: contract of indemnity contract Court: us supreme court Year: 1900 Page 6 of about 69 results (0.097 seconds)

Jan 29 1900 (FN)

Southern Railway Co. Vs. Carnegie Steel Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-29-1900

..... by and assented to -- indeed, approved -- the application for the benefit of the bondholders represented by it of funds which should have been applied in payment of current debts contracted in the interest of mortgage creditors before the appointment of receivers in the clyde suit. suppose the court had directed the receivers in the clyde suit, before turning over the ..... represented. in the suit instituted by clyde and others, the carnegie steel company, limited, filed with the master commissioner, october 14, 1892, its claims arising out of certain contracts made between that company and the danville railroad company in 1891 for steel rails delivered to the latter between july 25, 1891, and october 10, 1891. the facts relating to ..... by the danville company, together with all steamers, wharves, and other properties held in connection therewith, and all moneys, choses in action, credit, bonds, stocks, leasehold interests, or operating contracts, and other assets of every kind, and all other property, real, personal, and mixed, owned, held, or possessed by that company. it was further provided in the order of ..... equipment, page 176 u. s. 266 material, machinery, supplies, moneys, accounts, choses in action, and assets of every description and wherever situated, together with all leasehold rights and contracts, with authority to manage and operate the same as the officers of and under the direction of the court, and that all the officers, managers, superintendents, and employees of the .....

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May 14 1900 (FN)

Knowlton Vs. Moore

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : May-14-1900

..... engaged in such commerce is not the subject of taxation by the several states, because congress may regulate interstate commerce? conveyances, mortgages, leases, pledges, and, indeed, all property and the contracts page 178 u. s. 60 which arise from its ownership, are subject more or less to state regulation, exclusive in its nature. if the proposition here contended for be sound ..... to, or divided amongst, the wife, children, or grandchildren of the person deceased intestate, or making such will or testamentary instrument, or any recognizance, bill, bond, or other obligation or contract, which shall be made to or with the united states, or any state, or for their use, respectively." [ footnote 3 ] act of june 13, 1898, c. 448. "sec. 29. that .....

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Mar 05 1900 (FN)

The Benito Estenger

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Mar-05-1900

..... bona fide and absolutely transferred; that there must be a sale divesting the enemy of all further interest in it, and that anything tending to continue his interest vitiates a contract of this description altogether." in the jemmy, 4 c.rob. 31, the same eminent jurist observed: "this case has been admitted to farther proof owing entirely to the suppression of ..... under the management of a hostile proprietor, the sale will be deemed merely colorable and collusive. . . . anything tending to continue the interest of the enemy in the ship vitiates a contract of this description altogether." the sechs geschwistern, 4 c.rob. 100, is cited, in which sir william scott said: "this is the case of a ship, asserted to have been .....

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Dec 17 1900 (FN)

Tyler Vs. Judges of Court of Registration

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Dec-17-1900

..... been affected, against the party who committed or caused the injury, or by or against his personal representative." an action on contract (p. 2) "must be brought in the name of the party in whom the legal interest in such contract was vested," and an action of tort (p. 68) "in the name of the person whose legal right has been affected .....

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Apr 09 1900 (FN)

Bristol Vs. Washington County

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Apr-09-1900

..... in the usual acceptation of the term. the obligation to contribute to the support of government in return for the protection and advantages afforded by government is not dependent on contract, but on the exercise of the public will as demanded by the public welfare. by the laws of minnesota, moneys, credits and other personal property were required to be listed ..... of an absent principal. it was exclusively under the protection of the laws of this state. it had to rely on those laws for the force and validity of the contracts on the loans, and the preservation and enforcement of the securities. the laws of new york never operated on it. if credits can ever have an actual situs other than ..... person taxed which is a debt that may, in case of death of the person taxed, be proved against his estate in the state where the mortgages and loans are contracted subject to the statutes of limitations of the state. this is an appeal from a judgment of the circuit court for the district of minnesota, allowing a claim in favor .....

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Apr 09 1900 (FN)

Arnold Vs. Hatch

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Apr-09-1900

..... hatch, who then and for about twenty-five years prior thereto, had resided page 177 u. s. 278 upon and worked a large farm in mchenry county, illinois, made a contract with his son, frank w. hatch, a young man just out of school, under which it was agreed that the latter should undertake the management of the farm, farm implements .....

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Nov 06 1900 (FN)

American Sugar Refining Co. Vs. Louisiana

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Nov-06-1900

..... . s. 404 . in pacific express company v. seibert, 142 u. s. 339 , a state statute defining an express company to be such as carried on the business of transportation on contracts for hire with railroad or steamboat companies did not invidiously discriminate against the express companies defined by it by exempting other companies carrying express matter in vehicles of their own ..... louisiana constitution is one dependent upon the construction of that constitution, and that the interpretation given to it by the state supreme court, raising as it does no question of contract, is obligatory upon this court, but as that court held the defendant liable upon the ground that it was engaged in the business of refining sugar, the further question is .....

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May 28 1900 (FN)

Wheeler Vs. New York, N.H. and H. R. Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : May-28-1900

..... may 14, 1900 decided may 28, 1900 178 u.s. 321 error to the supreme court of errors of the state of connecticut syllabus under a statute of connecticut, a contract was entered into between the city of bridgeport and a railroad company providing that the city should pay one-sixth of the expense of abolishing grade crossings, and also of .....

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Apr 16 1900 (FN)

United States Vs. Northern Pacific R. Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Apr-16-1900

..... u. s. 442 of the time named in the statute, or to consider whether the ordinary doctrines of courts of equity, which relieve a contracting party from forfeiture by reason of a failure to complete the contract within the time fixed, when the work is subsequently completed and accepted, would apply to a case like the present. undoubtedly there would seem to .....

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Apr 09 1900 (FN)

Forsyth Vs. Vehmeyer

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Apr-09-1900

..... 200 cords, cut and piled up near the pittsburgh & fort wayne railroad in the county of lake, state of indiana, ready to be shipped to chicago; that one eldridge had contracted to purchase the wood at six dollars per cord in the city of chicago, when shipped, and that, if the plaintiff would advance to the defendant at the rate of .....

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