Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in Its Common Law Jurisdiction in the Year 1877, 第 1 卷



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第 475 頁 - And be it enacted, that all contracts or agreements, whether by parol or in writing, by way of gaming or wagering, shall be null and void ; and that no suit shall be brought or maintained in any Court of law or equity for recovering any sum of money or valuable thing alleged to be won upon any wager, or which shall have been deposited in the hands of any person to abide the event on which any wager shall have been made...
第 131 頁 - E., now moved for a rule, to shew cause why the verdict should not be set aside, and a new trial...
第 516 頁 - Court which he shall name ; and thereupon the Plaintiff shall lodge with the Registrar of such Court such Order and the Issue ; and the Judge of such Court shall appoint a Day "for the Hearing of the Cause, Notice whereof shall be sent by Post or otherwise by the Registrar to both Parties or their Attorneys...
第 367 頁 - The right of a plaintiff in equity to the benefit of the defendant's oath is limited to a discovery of such material facts as relate to the 'plaintiff's case,' and does not extend to a discovery of the manner in which the ' defendant's case ' is to be exclusively established, or to evidence which relates exclusively to his case.
第 71 頁 - ... there can be no doubt that if the agents employed conduct themselves fraudulently, so that if they had been acting for private employers the persons for whom they were acting would have been affected by their fraud, the same principles must prevail where the principal under whom the agent acts is a corporation.
第 82 頁 - If at the time when the obligation was contracted the defendants were within the foreign country, but left it before the suit was instituted, we should be inclined to think the laws of that country bound them; though, before finally deciding this, we should like to hear the question argued.
第 477 頁 - Provided always, that this enactment shall not be deemed to apply to any subscription or contribution, or agreement to subscribe or contribute, for or towards any plate, prize, or sum of money to be awarded to the winner or winners of any lawful game, sport, pastime or exercise.
第 19 頁 - As a general principle, what one man says, not upon oath, cannot be evidence against another man. The exception must arise out of some peculiarity of situation, coupled with the declarations made by one. An agent may undoubtedly within the scope of his authority, bind his principal by his agreement : and, in many cases, by his acts.
第 398 頁 - Should a foreigner be sued under the provisions of the statute referred to, and then come to the courts of this country and desire to be discharged, the only question which our courts could entertain would be whether the acts of the British legislature, rightly construed, gave us jurisdiction over this foreigner, for we must obey them.
第 208 頁 - ... the King were to grant lands to them, rendering rent, like the grant to the good men of the town of Islington. * * * But where an action is brought against a corporation for damages, those damages are not to be recovered against the corporators in their individual capacity, but out of their corporate estate: but if the county is to be considered as a corporation, there is no corporation fund out of which satisfaction is to be made.