A Treatise on Mechanics' Liens

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West Publishing Company, 1897 - Mechanics' liens - 969 pages
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Page 161 - The land upon which any building, improvement or structure is constructed, together with a convenient space about the same, or so much as may be required for the convenient use and occupation thereof...
Page 908 - Of all civil causes of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction, saving to suitors in all cases the right of a common-law remedy where the common law is competent to give it, and to claimants the rights and remedies under the workmen's compensation law of any State.60 Fourth.
Page 212 - ... every building built, rebuilt, repaired, or improved, together with the necessary lots on which said building may be situated, and every lot, farm, or vessel, or any kind of property not herein enumerated, shall be subject to a lien for the payment of all debts contracted for work done on the same or material furnished...
Page 222 - Contract, the amount of such increase or reduction shall be added to or deducted from the Contract Price as the case may be...
Page 340 - Every building erected within the several counties of this Commonwealth * * * shall be subject to a lien for the payment of all debts contracted for work done or materials furnished for or about the erection or construction of the same.
Page 791 - ... that every bailee for hire who by his labor and skill has imparted an additional value to the goods has a lien upon the property for his reasonable charges.
Page 287 - This lien shall extend to an estate in fee, for life, for years, or any other estate or any right of redemption, or other interest which such owner may have...
Page 134 - No lands acquired under the provisions of this chapter shall in any event become liable to the satisfaction of any debt contracted prior to the issuing of the patent therefor.
Page 457 - ... they shall be wholly void, and no recovery shall be had thereon by either party thereto...
Page 506 - The time, within which any act, provided by the regulation in this subchapter, or an order of the Marine Board of Investigation is to be done, shall be computed by excluding the first day and including the last...

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