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Page 482 - A monopoly is an institution, or allowance by the king by his grant, commission, or otherwise to any person or persons, bodies politic or corporate, of or for the sole buying, selling, making, working, or using of anything, whereby any person or persons, bodies politic or corporate, are sought to be restrained of any freedom or liberty that they had before, or hindered in their lawful trade.
Page 237 - The net income shall be computed upon the basis of the taxpayer's annual accounting period (fiscal year or calendar year, as the case may be) in accordance with the method of accounting regularly employed in keeping the books of such taxpayer...
Page 698 - The Board of Trade may make a Provisional Order applying this Act to any specified trade to which it does not at the time apply if they are satisfied that the rate of wages prevailing in any branch of the trade is exceptionally low, as compared with that in other employments, and that the other circumstances of the trade are such as to render the application of this Act to the trade expedient.
Page 938 - Johnson has been appointed dean of the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce of the University of Pennsylvania.
Page 488 - The clear tendency of such an agreement is to establish a monopoly, and to destroy competition in trade, and for that reason on grounds of public policy, courts will not aid in its enforcement. It is no answer to say that competition in the salt trade was not in fact destroyed, or that the price of the commodity was not unreasonably advanced. Courts will not stop to inquire as to the degree of injury inflicted upon the public ; it is enough to know that the inevitable tendency of such contracts is...
Page 408 - December he devoted his entire time to organizing the clothing and fibers work undertaken by the price section of the Division of Planning and Statistics of the War Industries Board.
Page 14 - No one is bound to sell to a railroad company or to work for it, and whoever has dealings with a company whose property is mort.gaged, must be assumed to have dealt with it on the faith of its personal responsibility and not in expectation of subsequently displacing the priority of the mortgage liens. It is the exception and not the rule that such priority of liens can be displaced.
Page 699 - ... and if of opinion that it has had or may have such effect the court shall make such alterations as in its opinion may be necessary to remove or prevent such effect and at the same time to secure a living wage to the employees in such trade or industry who are affected by such determination.