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Jottings of an old solicitor

Jottings of an old solicitor

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): John Hollams
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : J. Murray, 1906
  • Publication Type (Medium): Anecdotes, Biography
  • Material: Biography, Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Making of modern law.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/jottings-of-an-old-solicitor/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Print version: Hollams, John, Sir, 1820-1910. Jottings of an old solicitor. London: J. Murray, 1906 (OCoLC)3896767

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1 online resource (VIII, 254 pages)

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Jottings of an old solicitor is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Early recollections. —
Obsolete procedure in the courts of law in 1840. —
Procedure in the Court of chancery —
alteration in rules of evidence. —
Fraud —
trial by jury. —
Expense of juries —
cost of litigation and appeals. —
Administration of justice in the provinces. —
Undesirable effect of existing law in some instances. —
Mention of distinguished judges. —
Difference of opinion of eminent judges as to judgment to be given. —
Promotion to the bench —
ability and tact of advocates. —
Proceedings in chancery —
private bill legislation in Parliament —
advocacy of counsel and solicitors. —
Land transfer —
limited liability —
statute of frauds. —
Personal.

Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: J. Murray
  • Responsable Person: by Sir John Hollams.
  • Publication Date: 1906
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 13 editions
  • First edition Date: 1906
  • Last edition Date: 1906
  • General Notes: Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library.
  • Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD466
  • OCLC: 60732850

Main Contents

Early recollections.
Obsolete procedure in the courts of law in 1840.
Procedure in the Court of chancery
alteration in rules of evidence.
Fraud
trial by jury.
Expense of juries
cost of litigation and appeals.
Administration of justice in the provinces.
Undesirable effect of existing law in some instances.
Mention of distinguished judges.
Difference of opinion of eminent judges as to judgment to be given.
Promotion to the bench
ability and tact of advocates.
Proceedings in chancery
private bill legislation in Parliament
advocacy of counsel and solicitors.
Land transfer
Limited liability
statute of frauds.
Personal.

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