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Judgment Search Results Home > Cases Phrase: contract of indemnity contract Court: us supreme court Year: 1946 Page 4 of about 40 results (0.399 seconds)

Feb 25 1946 (FN)

Lusthaus Vs. Commissioner

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Feb-25-1946

..... v. harrelson, 282 u. s. 55 ; uterhart v. united states, 240 u. s. 598 , 240 u. s. 603 . in lucas v. earl, 281 u. s. 111 , the validity of the contract to transfer sums earned was not significant to the inquiry as to who earned the compensation. [ footnote 2 ] revenue bill of 1941, h.r.5417, as introduced, 77th cong., 1st .....

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Feb 25 1946 (FN)

Boutell Vs. Walling

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Feb-25-1946

..... ] our findings of fact and conclusions of law are as follows: " findings of fact. -- 1. that mechanics employed by common and contract carriers and private carriers of property by motor vehicle, subject to part ii of the interstate commerce act, devote a large part of their time to activities which directly affect ..... following observation made by joseph b. eastman of the interstate commerce commission -- "the bill . . . gives the commission authority to prescribe maximum hours of service for the employees of common carriers, contract carriers, and private carriers of property. . . ." (italics supplied.) 79 cong.rec.12,229. see also s.rep. no.482, 74th cong., 1st sess. (1935) p. 1. [ footnote 8 ..... , uniform systems of accounts, records, and reports, preservation of records, qualifications and maximum hours of service of employees, and safety of operation and equipment." "(2) to regulate contract carriers by motor vehicle as provided in this part, and to that end the commission may establish reasonable requirements with respect to uniform systems of accounts, records, and reports, preservation ..... paragraphs (1) and (2) to confer power on the commission to establish reasonable requirements with respect to the qualifications and maximum hours of service of employees of common and contract carriers, thus restoring provisions that were in the rayburn bill, introduced in the seventy-third congress. . . ." "in order to make the highways more safe, and so that .....

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Jan 28 1946 (FN)

Roland Electrical Co. Vs. Walling

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-28-1946

..... were stipulated. petitioner is a maryland corporation "having its principal office, place of business and a manufacturing plant" in baltimore. it is there engaged in "commercial and industrial wiring, electrical contracting, and dealing in electrical motors and generators, for private, commercial, and industrial uses." petitioner had "approximately 1,000 active accounts . . . 99 percent of which are commercial or industrial firms." its ..... the fourth circuit syllabus petitioner, a maryland corporation having its principal office, place of business and a manufacturing plant in baltimore, is engaged there in commercial and industrial wiring, electrical contracting, and dealing in electrical motors and generators for private, commercial, and industrial uses. it had approximately 1,000 active accounts, 99% of which were commercial or industrial firms. of its .....

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Jun 10 1946 (FN)

Rfc Vs. Denver and Rio Grand Western R. Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jun-10-1946

..... 100,000 shares. in 1901, an agreement was entered into by rio grande western, the trustee under the first consolidated mortgage, and the owner of the utah fuel stock. the contract provided that the stock would be held by the trustee to secure bonds issued under the first consolidated mortgage, and that rio grande western would have the right at any .....

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Jun 10 1946 (FN)

Kotteakos Vs. United States

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jun-10-1946

..... for purposes not within the contemplation of title 1 of the national housing act. the defendants would procure various documents, e.g., credit statements and certificates falsely stating that work contracted for had been completed and material delivered, and, on the basis of these documents, which were presented to the various financial institutions and to the federal housing administration, would obtain .....

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Dec 23 1946 (FN)

illinois Vs. Campbell

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Dec-23-1946

illinois v. campbell - 329 u.s. 362 (1946) u.s. supreme court illinois v. campbell, 329 u.s. 362 (1946) illinois ex rel. gordon v. campbell no. 35 argued march 28, 1946 reargued november 19, 1946 decided december 23, 1946 329 u.s. 362 certiorari to the supreme court of illinois syllabus having filed notice of a lien for state unemployment compensation taxes under jones ill.stat.ann., 1944, 45.154, creating a lien "upon all the personal property" of an employer "used by him in connection with his . . . business," the state director of labor brought suit in a state court to enforce the lien, alleging that the employer was insolvent and that a creditor had obtained judgment and execution against him subsequent to the filing of notice of the lien. the court enjoined all creditors from interfering with the employer's property and appointed a receiver, who took charge of all his assets. thereafter, the collector of internal revenue filed claims on behalf of the united states for federal social security taxes page 329 u. s. 363 under 1400 of the internal revenue code and an intervening petition alleging that the debtor was insolvent, and claiming priority of payment. the receiver liquidated all of the debtors assets and realized less than enough to satisfy the claims of creditors. held: 1. under r.s. 3466, a claim of the united states for social security taxes under 1400 of the internal revenue code takes priority over a claim of a state for taxes under a state unemployment .....

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Mar 25 1946 (FN)

Kennecott Copper Corp. Vs. State Tax Commission

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Mar-25-1946

..... "court of competent jurisdiction." thus, while, during the last seventy-five years, governmental immunity from suit, as a doctrine without page 327 u. s. 581 moral validity, has been progressively contracted, the court now takes a backward step by enhancing a discredited doctrine through artificial construction. in doing so, the court also disregards the historic relationship between the federal and the .....

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Feb 25 1946 (FN)

Ashcraft Vs. Tennessee

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Feb-25-1946

ashcraft v. tennessee - 327 u.s. 274 (1946) u.s. supreme court ashcraft v. tennessee, 327 u.s. 274 (1946) ashcraft v. tennessee no. 381 argued february 6, 7, 1946 decided february 25, 1946 327 u.s. 274 certiorari to the supreme court of tennessee syllabus 1. on retrial of petitioner, whose conviction in a criminal case in a state court had been reversed by this court on the ground that it had been obtained by use of a coerced confession, ashcraft v. tennessee, 322 u. s. 143 , the jury was permitted to hear testimony narrating everything (except the confession) that took place during the inquisition at which the confession was obtained. this resulted in another conviction. held: there was no relevant distinction between the use of this evidence and the use of the confession, and the conviction is reversed as being contrary to the due process clause of the fourteenth amendment. p. 327 u. s. 278 . 2. in oral argument before this court in the earlier proceeding, the state's attorney admitted that the confession was the only evidence against petitioner, and this was mentioned in the opinion of this court, which reversed the conviction and remanded the cause to the state supreme court for proceedings not inconsistent with the opinion of this court. held: the mandate of this court did not forbid a new trial of petitioner. p. 279, n. *. 3. a state supreme court's construction of its own mandate is final. p. 279, n. *. reversed. page 327 u. s. 275 petitioner was convicted as an .....

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Feb 25 1946 (FN)

United States Vs. Petty Motor Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Feb-25-1946

..... of the tool company, by a "termination on condemnation" clause. with the exception of the petty motor company and the independent pneumatic tool company, the tenants were tenants under oral contracts on a month to month basis. this entitled them only to notice of termination fifteen days prior to the end of a rental period. utah code ann. (1943), title 104 ..... compensation is made for the value of the rights which are taken. united states v. general motors corp., 323 u. s. 373 , 323 u. s. 379 . the tool company had contracted away any rights that it might otherwise have had. we are dealing here with a clause for automatic termination of the lease on a taking of property for public use .....

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Jan 28 1946 (FN)

United States Vs. New York Telephone Co.

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-28-1946

..... of three essential parts, collectively called "the instruments" -- the transmitter, receiver and induction coil -- of the telephone stations used by subscribers. american had furnished and maintained these instruments under a contract between it and new york under which new york paid it a specified percentage of its gross revenues. in december, 1927, american sold to new york the instruments then in .....

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