Canal Zone Code: An Act of the Congress of the United States of America to Establish a Code of Laws for the Canal Zone, Approved June 19, 1934

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934 - 1237 pages

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Page 356 - to be deemed controverted. 261. A material allegation defined. 262. Supplemental complaint and answer. 263. Pleadings subsequent to complaint must be filed and served. 251. Pleadings to be liberally construed.—In the construction of a pleading, for the purpose of determining its effect, its allegations must be liberally construed, with a view to substantial justice between the parties.
Page 299 - breach of an obligation arising from contract, the measure of damages, except where otherwise expressly provided by this title, is the amount which will compensate the party aggrieved for all the detriment proximately caused thereby, or which, in the ordinary course of things, would be likely to result therefrom.
Page 906 - not more than one year, or both. (June 15, 1917, ch. 30, title V, sec. 7, 40 Stat. 223.) 38. Enforcement of sections 25, 27, and 31 to 37 of this title.— The President may employ such part of the land or naval forces of the United States as he may deem necessary to
Page 850 - shall be exchanged at Washington at the earliest date possible. In faith whereof the respective Plenipotentiaries have signed the present convention in duplicate and have hereunto affixed their respective seals. Done at the City of Washington the 18th day of November in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and three. JOHN HAT [SEAL] P.
Page 273 - inoperative, and no right to retain the instrument, or to give a discharge therefor, or to enforce payment thereof against any party thereto, can be acquired through or under such signature, unless the party, against whom it is sought to enforce such right, is precluded from setting up the forgery or want of authority. ARTICLE
Page 349 - in which the action is brought, and the names of the parties to the action; 2. A statement of the facts constituting the cause of action, in ordinary and concise language; 3. A demand of the relief which the plaintiff claims. If the recovery of money or damages be demanded, the amount thereof must be stated.
Page 160 - case not provided for in this chapter, the rules of law and equity, including the law merchant, and in particular the rules relating to the law of principal and agent and to the effect of fraud, misrepresentation, duress or coercion, mistake, or other invalidating cause. shall continue to apply to contracts to sell and sales of goods.
Page 142 - to the provisions of this chapter and of any statute in that behalf, a contract to sell or a sale may be made in writing (either with or without seal), or by word of mouth, or partly in writing and partly by word of mouth, or may be inferred from the conduct of the parties.
Page 900 - (4) To make such expenditures (including expenditures for personal services and rent at the seat of government and elsewhere, and for law books, books of reference, and periodicals) as may be required for the execution of the functions vested in the Secretary of Agriculture by this chapter and as may be provided for by the Congress from time to time. (3)
Page 907 - United States ", as used in this section, includes the Canal Zone, and all territory and waters, continental or insular, subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. The words " foreign government", as used in this section, shall be deemed to include any government, faction, or body of insurgents within a country with

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