Laws, Volume 1

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Blackwell & Berry, 1867 - Law
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Page 44 - Association," and by that name and style shall have perpetual succession, with power to contract and be contracted with, receive donations of money and property of any kind, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 183 - Company," and by that name shall have perpetual succession, and shall be able to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, defend and be defended, in all courts of law and equity within the United States, and may make and have a common seal.
Page 131 - York" and by that name they and their successors shall and may have continual succession, and shall be persons in law, capable of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded, answering and being answered unto, defending and being defended, in all courts and places whatsoever, in all manner of actions, suits, complaints, matters and causes whatsoever; and...
Page 132 - September, shall have been received by such agent or person, or received by any other person for him, or shall have been agreed to be paid for any insurance effected, or agreed to be effected, or promised by him as such agent or otherwise, to be effected against loss or injury by fire upon property, situate within the corporate limits of such city or village.
Page 605 - Twenty-fourth—To restrain and regulate or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, mules, swine, sheep, goats and geese, and. to authorize the distraining, impounding and sale of the same for the penalty incurred and the cost of the proceedings, and also to impose penalties on the owners of any such animals for a violation of any ordinance in relation thereto.
Page 801 - ... not, for that cause, be deemed to be dissolved ; but it shall be lawful, on any other day, to hold and make an election of directors in such manner as shall have been regulated by the laws and ordinances of the said corporation.
Page 923 - ... and enjoy all such real and personal estate as may be necessary and proper for the construction, extension and usefulness of the works of said company, and for the management and good government of the same, they may have a common seal, and may alter the same at pleasure.
Page 377 - The commission shall give at least ten days' notice, in one daily newspaper published in the city of Washington, of the time and place of their meeting for the purpose of making such assessment and may adjourn from time to time till the same be completed.
Page 269 - Each member of such board shall before entering upon the duties of his office be sworn to support the constitution of the United States, the constitution of the state of Wisconsin, and to faithfully discharge the duties of his office.
Page 115 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...

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