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offence of, 1183
law as to, considered, 410, et seq.
doctrine of, 487
COMMON FORM BUSINESS (PROBATE DIVISION),
definition of, 958
subject-matter of, 958
origin of, 349
process by which formulated, 339
definition of, 1181
instances of, 1181
restriction as to holding land, 50
how they differ from partnership, 635
effect of non-registration, 636
memorandum of association: See MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION.
articles of association: See ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION.
promoter of: See PROMOTER.
powers of, 638
directors of: See DIRECTORS.
liability of members limited or unlimited, 647
capital of, 647
shares, transfer of: See SHARES.
winding-up of, 650, et seq.
COMPANIES (MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION) ACT, 1890,
provisions of, 639, 640
COMPANIES (WINDING-UP) ACT, 1890
provisions of, 651, 652, 653
COMPENSATION TO TENANT, 105, n.
COMPOSITION OR SCHEME OF ARRANGEMENT WITH
provisions of Bankruptcy Acts, and cases as to, 906, et seq.
COMPOUNDING OF FELONY,
definition of, 1183
CONSTRUCTIVE TRUSTS: See TRUSTS.
CONTENTIOUS BUSINESS (PROBATE DIVISION),
how commenced, 990
law as to, 65-69
definition of, 65
distinguished from vested remainder, 65
liability to destruction, 65
trustees to preserve, no longer necessary, 68
effect of 40 & 41 Vict. c. 33..68
rule of law as to the creation of, 68
CONTRACTS: See SUMMARY OF CONTENTS OF BOOK III., VOL. 1., p. xvii.,
definition of, 360
different kinds of, 360
law as to, 360, et seq.
none between joint tort feasors, 451, 452
between sureties, 681, 682
claim for against other defendant to an action, 712
may present petition to wind up company, 655
CONVERSION (under head of TORTS),
when action for lies, 481
what amounts to, 482
CONVERSION (under head of EQUITY),
doctrine of, stated and illustrated, 541
difference between, under deed and under will, 542
as to partnership property, 544
doctrine of reconversion, 545
under Lands Clauses Consolidation Act, 546
by Act of Parliament, 546
forms of, 81
definition of, 75
CONVEYANCING ACT, 1881,
business under, assigned to Chancery Division, 697, 698
(a) of Canterbury, 1126
(b) of York, 1126
how composed, 1127
authority of, 1127
history of, 1127
actions in respect of, in Admiralty Division, 1081, et seq.
law as to, 60
settlement of, 141
law as to, considered under five heads, 319
in what books it may exist, 319
book must be original, 319
right of foreigner, 320
book defined, 320
cases as to, 320
law as to lectures, 321
duration of, 321
how effected, 321, et seq.
assignment of, must be in writing, 372
contracts by, 384, 392, et seq.
torts by, 446
whether liable for malicious prosecution, quære, 446, 447
modes of existence of, 635, n.
principal division of, 635, n.
enforcement of judgment against, 773
may be indicted, 1171
law as to contract contained in, 581
when required, 871
practice as to, 800, et seq.
different modes in which they may be taxed, 801
provisions of Judicature Rules as to, 801
costs to be costs in the action, 801
jurisdiction as to, 802
provision of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act, 1890, as to, 803
law as to, 829, et seq.
cannot sue for fees, 385, 831
privilege of, 832, et seq.
authority to compromise action, 833
proof for fees in bankruptcy of solicitor, 932, n.
appeals from, 355
jurisdiction of, considered, 821, et seq.
notice of objection to trial in, 825
jurisdiction in Admiralty, 1094, et seq.
COURT FOR CONSIDERATION OF CROWN CASES RESERVED,
COURT OF APPEAL (see APPEAL, COURT OF)
COURT OF ARCHES, 1144
"COURT OR A JUDGE,"
meaning of expression in Judicature Rules, 703
COURTS OF OYER AND TERMINER AND GENERAL GAOL
COURTS OF SUMMARY JURISDICTION, 1205
COVENANT TO STAND SEISED,
definition of, 83
effect of, 83
COVENANTS IMPLIED BY CONVEYANCING ACT,
in conveyances, 88
in mortgages, 110
in conveyance of leases, 132
in settlements, 88
definition of, 1161
distinction between, and tort, 1161
three classes of, in English law, 1162
punishments of, 1162, 1163
essential ingredients, 1163
persons implicated in, are either principals or accessories, 1162, et seq.
action for, abolished, 997
with what concerned, 1161
to a large extent a creature of statute, 1162, n.
leading principles of, 1163, 1164
sovereign not amenable to, 1171
CRIMINAL LAW AMENDMENT ACT, 1885,
provisions of, 1193
alteration in law of evidence, 1193
sketch of, 1205, et seq.
proceedings at, 1215
what questions may be asked, 873