Business Law for Business Men, State of California: A Reference Book Showing the Laws of California for Daily Use in Business Affairs

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Business Law Publishing Company, 1912 - Commercial law - 3 pages
 

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Contents

Bill of Sale
74
Section 31d Adulterated Mislabeled or Misbranded Foods
75
Expense of Transportation 71
104
Installment Sales of Personal Property
111
Right to Inspect Goods Before Acceptance 71
113
Section 42b Bottles Boxes Siphons and Kegs
121
Auction Sales 130132
130
Things Which Will Excuse Delivery
133
Sale of Real Property 174184
134
Section 72a Defrauding Hotel Keepers
151
Section 31q Absolute Sale on Installments 113
157
Landlord and Tenant
158
Section 77c Form of Assignment of Lease
162
Section 85a Form of Notice to Quit
168
SALE OF REAL PROPERTY
174
Section 87m Form of Warranty Deed
180
Section 87n Corporation Deed
181
Language of the Contract
185
EMPLOYER AND EMPLOYEE
188
Employer and Employee 189215
189
Bection 89a Employers Liability for Injuries
190
Mortgage of Shares of Stock 641
201
Section 91c Employment Agents
207
Section Old Hours of Labor of Females
213
Definition of Agency
218
Mutual Obligations of Principal and Third Persons
224
Collections by Traveling Agent
228
Agents Authority to Borrow Money
233
When Freight Must Be Paid 505
235
REAL ESTATE AGENTS
241
Agents Mistake as to Title
254
Authority to Sell on Credit
260
Fire Insurance 268302
268
Acknowledgment in Policy of Receipt of Premium
274
Exoneration of Insurer
275
MARINE INSURANCE
280
Insurance of Unoccupied Building
282
Liability of Heir for Premium
289
Fire Insurance Agents 303313
303
Section 254Unauthorized Contract of Local Agent
310
Judgments and Executions 606608
313
Section 255r Assignment of Policy
315
Life Insurance Agents
323
Section 255z Being Killed by Bobbers
324
Making of Contracts 4964
329
Section 255rr Definition of Marine Insurance
330
Section 255aaa General Average
338
Marine Insurance Agents
342
Section 262Contract of Minor
349
Substantial Performance
355
30Area of Each Room
365
Minimum Area of Hall Windows and Skylights
366
35Area of Vent ShaftsAir Intakes
367
Basement Walls Dampproofed
368
WaterClosets and Baths
369
Stand Pipes Fire Escapes etc
370
Stairs from Entrance to Roof
371
Stairs to Have Entrance from Street
372
Entrance to Cellar
373
Alteration Diminishing Light
374
Altering Nonfireproof Tenements to Four Stories
375
Lights to be Kept Burning by Owner
376
Floors and Walls Around WaterClosets
377
Kalsomining and Painting
378
Cannot Store Combustibles
379
Outside Windows
380
Mechanics Liens
388
Mortgages
391
Claim of Lien
397
Owners Notice of Completion
398
Master and Servant 217218
405
DwellingHouseLand Subject to Lien
407
Form of Notice of Agreement to Furnish Materials
413
NOTARY PUBLIC
417
Form of Notice of Claim Against Public Improve
419
Architects Certificate as to Liens
424
New Lien Law 393
426
Extent of Lien
436
Section 369Breach of Contract to Pay Money
439
Partnership
442
Formation of Partnership
443
Form of Certificate of Partnership Transacting
453
Mining Ground Partnership Property
459
Winding Up the Partnership Affairs
468
Promissory Notes
469
Spaulding s Table for Measurement of Logs 487
471
Township Corners
477
Where Surveyor Should Start
485
Abstracts of Title
490
Bond of Notary
495
Taking Oath Over Telephone
501
Unsafe Scaffolding and Ladders 355
502
Liability for Delay
508
LETTERS OF CREDIT
510
Certified Checks
520
Accounting by Assignee
526
Indorsement Without Recourse
566
What Will Excuse Presentment for Payment
568
In What Court Suit to Collect Note Must
572
State Homestead
577
Form of Chattel Mortgage
583
Assignment of Certificate of Sale
587
The Sheriffs Deed
590
Collection of Lost or Destroyed Note
595
PART IV
597
Value of Homestead 580
602
Creditor Attaching Personal Property Must
603
Time Within Which Execution May Issue
608
Section 730Who May Take bv Will
610
Omission to Provide for Children
614
PART VI
618
Name of Corporation Must Be New
622
Bonded Indebtedness
634
Stockholder May Sue Other Stockholders 651
636
Deed Without Corporate Seal
641
Corporation Must Keep Within Object of
642
Notice to Corporation
644
When Liability for Stockholder Begins
650
Creditors Right to Unpaid Subscriptions
652
Decrease of Capital Stock
656
Notice of Assessment
659
Who Are Liable on Assessments
661
Directors for the First Year
667
Who May Vote at Election of Directors
669
Repealing Old and Adopting New ByLaws
673
Directors in Two Corporations
676
Application of Partnership Property to Payment
677
Stopping Payment 521
684
Removal From One Location to Another in Same
684
Bank Directors
686
deposits of Dead Persons
688
Bank Reserves
691
Change to Capital Stock
697
Meetings of Bank Directors 686
699
Safe Deposit Department
706
Commercial Banks
715
Taking of Stock in Satisfaction of Pledge 740
718
Mines and Mining 7417N7
741
When First Work Must Be Done
752
Mill Sites
758
Water and Water Rights
759
Oil and Asphaltum
764
Working Mine on Shares
771
Proof of Assessment Work 753
773
California Debris Commission
779
Timber for Mining Purposes 758
780
Abandoned Oil Wells
781
Notice of Appropriation
788
Flood Waters 823
800
Section 1024Water Rights on Public Land
802
Extraction of Minerals from the Waters
811
Annual Labor and Assessment Work 752
812
Water Companies
818
Preferred Claims for Salary and Wages 431
824
Inventory and Appraisement
824
Partial Distribution of Estate 844
825
Bond of Executor or Administrator
829
Release of Bondsmen
831
Claims Against the Estate
835
Sale or Mortgage of Property
839
Compensation of Executors or Administrators
841
Settlement of Estates 824
845
Distribution of Community Property on Death
848
When Executor May Act Without Bonds 830
860
PART XI
870
Death or Insanity of Bankrupts
875
Appointment of Trustees
876
Debts Which May Be Proved
881
Preferred Creditors
889
PART XII
896
Displaying the Number
898
Directors Meetings Adjournment by Minority
898
Care While Traveling at Night
899
The Law of the Road
900
Liabilitv of Member Where There Is No Capital
904
Children in the Street
906
Failure to Slow Down in Case of Accident
910
Owner and Purchaser Need Not Be Brought Face
916
Defense of Not Exceeding Speed Limitations
917
Liability of Corporations
919
Unlawful Use of Public Highways Prohibited 898
920
Liability for Theft of Articles Left in Garage
923
Taxes and Tax Titles 929994
928
PART XIII
929
Assessment of Unknown or Absent Owners
936
Cemeterv Lands Exempt from Taxation
943
Tax Laws Strictly Construed 929
946
Title of Personal Property Sold for Taxes
954
Corporation Stock
970
Trust Deeds 9951005
995
Extent of This Subject
1001
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Page 917 - A person shall be deemed to have given a preference if, being insolvent, he has, within four months before the filing of the petition, or after the filing of the petition and before the adjudication procured or suffered a judgment to be entered against himself in favor of any person, or made a transfer of any of his property, and the effect of the enforcement of such judgment or transfer will be to enable any one of his creditors to obtain a greater percentage of his debt than any other of such creditors...
Page 921 - In all cases of mutual debts or mutual credits between the estate of a bankrupt and a creditor the account shall be stated and one debt shall be set off against the other, and the balance only shall be allowed or paid.
Page 887 - Whenever any person or corporation shall exercise a power of appointment derived from any disposition of property made either before or after the passage of this act, such appointment when made shall be deemed a transfer taxable under the provisions of this act in the same manner as though the property to which such appointment relates belonged absolutely to the donee of such power and had beeu bequeathed or devised by such donee by will...
Page 145 - If goods are delivered to a warehouseman by the owner or by a person whose act in conveying the title to them to a purchaser in good faith for value would bind the owner...
Page 809 - States governing their possessory title, shall have the exclusive right of possession and enjoyment of all the surface included within the lines of their locations, and of all veins, lodes and ledges throughout their entire depth, the top or apex of which lies inside of such surface lines extended downward vertically, although such veins, lodes, or ledges may so far depart from a perpendicular in their course downward as to extend outside the vertical side lines of such surface locations.
Page 903 - In the event of one or more but not all of the members of a partnership being adjudged bankrupt, the partnership property shall not be administered in bankruptcy, unless by consent of the partner or partners not adjudged bankrupt ; but such partner or partners not adjudged bankrupt shall settle the partnership business as expeditiously as its nature will permit, and account for the interest of the partner or partners adjudged bankrupt.
Page 637 - Whenever a testator has a child born after the making of his will, either in his lifetime or after his death, and dies leaving such child unprovided for by any settlement, and neither provided for nor in any way mentioned in his will, the child succeeds to the same portion of the testator's real and personal property that he would have succeeded to if the testator had died intestate: 1.
Page 67 - Day, twenty-fifth day of December, every day on which an election is held throughout the state, and every day appointed by the president of the United States or by the governor of this state for a public fast, thanksgiving or holiday.
Page 637 - When any testator omits to provide in his will for any of his children, or for the issue of any deceased child...
Page 919 - The debts, to have priority, except as herein provided, and to be paid in full out of bankrupt estates, and the order of payment shall be (1) the actual and necessary cost of preserving the estate subsequent to filing the petition...

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