The Supreme Court of Judicature Acts, and the Appellate Jurisdiction Act, 1876: With Rules of Court and Forms to May, 1880. Annotated So as to Form a Manual of Practice. Adapted Chiefly to the Chancery and Common Law Divisions

Front Cover
Reeves & Turner, 1880 - 567 pages
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Law and equity to be concurrently administered
11
Provisions for extraordinary duties of Judges of the former Courts
12
Provision as to pending business
13
Rules of law upon certain points 1 Administration of assets of insolvent estates 2 Statutes of Limitation inapplicable to express trusts 3 Equitable waste...
14
5 Suits for possession of land by mortgagors 6 Assignment of debts and choses in action
15
7 Stipulations not of the essence of contracts
16
CLAUSE
18
PART III
19
Additional power as to regulation of practice and procedure
24
Abolition of terms
26
Vacations
27
Sittings in vacation
28
Jurisdiction of Judges of High Court on circuit
29
Sittings for trial by jury in London and Middlesex
30
Divisions of the High Court of Justice
31
Power to alter Divisions by order in Council
32
Rules of Court to provide for distribution of business
33
Assignment of certain business to particular Divisions of High Court subject to Rules
34
Option for any Plaintiff subject to Rules to choose in what Division other than the Probate Divorce and Admiralty Division he will
35
Power of transfer
36
Sittings in London and Middlesex aud on Circuits
37
Rules in schedule to regulate procedure till changed by other
42
Divisional Courts for business belonging to the Division
44
Provision for absence or vacancy in the office of a Judge
51
Short title and construction with 36 37 Vict c 66
53
Power to direct trials before Referees
57
Annual account of fees and expenditure
70
HA
91
Laurie
92
Concurrent Writs VII Disclosure by Solicitors and Plaintiffs
106
Rewewal of Writ
107
Service of Writ of Summons 1 Mode of Service
108
2 On particular Defendants 3 On Partners and other Bodies 4 In particular Actions 5 Generally 108 109
109
122
113
Appearance
115
Default of Appearance
116

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 130 - All persons may be joined as defendants against whom the right to any relief is alleged to exist, whether jointly, severally or in the alternative; and judgment may be given against such one or more of the defendants as may be found to be liable according to their respective liabilities, without any amendment.
Page 332 - London, (the act of God, the queen's enemies, fire, and all and every other dangers and accidents of the seas, rivers, and navigation, of whatever nature and kind soever, excepted,) unto order or to assigns, he or they paying freight for the said goods at 51.
Page 15 - Any absolute assignment by writing under the hand of the assignor (not purporting to be by way of charge only) of any debt, or other legal chose in action, of which express notice in writing shall have been given to the debtor, trustee, or other person from whom the assignor would have been entitled to receive or claim such debt or chose in action...
Page 398 - Lord * or at any time afterwards, or over which the said CD on the said day of or at any time afterwards had any disposing power which he might without the assent of any other person exercise for his own benefit...
Page 16 - A mandamus or an injunction may be granted or a receiver appointed by an interlocutory order of the Court in all cases in which it shall appear to the Court to be just or convenient that such order should be made...
Page 215 - ... shall be employed to issue the writ, then it shall be indorsed with a memorandum expressing that the same has been sued out by the plaintiff...
Page 397 - Court, and according to the. statute in such case made and provided, chose to be delivered to him all the goods and chattels of the said CD in your bailiwick, except his oxen and beasts of the plough, and also all such lands, tenements, rectories, tithes, rents, and hereditaments...
Page 225 - An Act for abolishing arrest on mesne process in civil actions, except in certain cases; for extending the remedies of creditors against the property of debtors ; and for amending the laws for the relief of insolvent debtors in England.
Page 395 - Victoria, by the grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Queen, Defender of the Faith. To the Sheriff of , greeting. We command you that of the goods and chattels of CD, in your bailiwick, you cause to be made the sum of...
Page 140 - Subject to the following Rules of this Order, the plaintiff may unite in the same action several causes of action, but if it appear to the Court or a Judge that any such causes of action cannot be conveniently tried or disposed of together, the Court or Judge may order separate trials of any of such causes of action to be had, or may make such other order as may be necessary or expedient for the separate disposal thereof.

Bibliographic information