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equitable jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery

George Spence

equitable jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery

by George Spence

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Published by W.S. Hein in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Court of Chancery.,
    • Law -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Equity -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge Spence.
      SeriesHistorical writings in law and jurisprudence ;, 19-20
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD626 .S67 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4126642M
      ISBN 100899410715, 0899410723
      LC Control Number80084957

      Spence, in his book on the Equitable Jurisdiction Court of Chancery, quotes a case in the reign of Charles II., in which chief justice Vaughan said: "I wonder to hear of citing of precedents in matter of equity, for if there be equity in a case, that equity is an universal truth, and there can be no precedent in it; so that in any precedent that can be produced, if it be the same with.   The court noted that such agreements do not alone confer jurisdiction over the dispute upon the Court of Chancery. Nonetheless, such a provision helps and in an appropriate circumstance may be sufficient to demonstrate the need to avoid irreparable harm by an equitable remedy, see, e.g., Gildor v. Optical Sols, (Del. Ch. June 5, ).

      • Technology Litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery, provides a comprehensive analysis of these technology-related claims, including the elements of each claim, the necessary parties, plaintiff’s burden of proof, defenses, preemption, statutes of limitations, damages, equitable relief, and attorneys’ fees. FOREWORD The Benchbook for Mississippi Chancery Court Judges is drafted in such a way as to easily facilitate the addition of new material, changes in the law, and make corrections as needed. To search for a word, phrase, or particular chapter within the Benchbook document, please press down the “Ctrl/Control” button and then press the “F” button, and a “Find” box will.

      Chancery Court's Equitable Jurisdiction to Compel Transfer of Escrowed Funds Three recent decisions by Delaware courts have addressed the appropriateness of equitable relief to .   Maitland cited George Spence on the side of strong Romanism (The Equitable Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery, 2 vols. [London, –49; Philadelphia, –50]) and O. W. Holmes opposed to such a notion (“Early English Equity,” in Select Essays in Anglo-American Legal History, 3 vols. [Boston, –9], vol. 2, –21).Cited by:


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The Equitable Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery: Comprising the Rise, Progress, and Final Establishment of the Modern Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery, to which is Prefixed, a Concise Summary of the Leading Principles of the Common Law, So Far as Regards Property, Real and Personal, and a Short Account of the Judicial Institutions of England, Volume 1.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, In jurisdictions following the English common law system, equity is the body of law which was developed in the English Court of Chancery and which is now administered concurrently with the common law.

For much of its history, the English common law was principally developed and administered in the central royal courts: the Court of King's Bench, the Court of Common.

objection is not taken by plea to equitable jurisdiction, Circuit Court may (i) transfer matter to Chancery Court or (ii) hear upon the principles of a court of equity. General Jurisdiction (Law) § § This entry about The equitable jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY ) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the The equitable jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery entry and the Encyclopedia of Law are in.

Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery. The Court of Chancery has jurisdiction to hear and determine all matters and causes in equity.

The general equity jurisdiction of the Court is measured in terms of the general equity jurisdiction of the High Court of Chancery of Great Britain as it existed prior to the separation of the American colonies. The equitable jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery: comprising the rise, progress, and final establishment of the modern jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery, to which is prefixed a concise summary of the leading principles of the common law, so far as regards property, real and personal, and a short account of the judicial institutions of EnglandPages: An Historical Sketch Of The Equitable Jurisdiction Of The Court Of Chancery: History Of Equity [Kerly, D.

M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An Historical Sketch Of The Equitable Jurisdiction Of The Court Of Chancery: History Of Equity. The Equitable Jurisdiction Of The Court Of Chancery: Comprising Its Rise, Progress And Final Establishment [George Spence, Henry Maddock] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact3/5(1). An Historical Sketch of the Equitable Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery: Being the Yorke Prize Essay of the University of Cambridge for Making of modern law Yorke prize essays, University of Cambridge: Author: Duncan Mackenzie Kerly: Publisher: University Press, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

As a court of equity, the Chancery Court may acquire subject-matter jurisdiction over a matter in three different ways: (1) by a party's invocation of an equitable right, such as a fiduciary duty claim; (2) by a party's request for an equitable remedy such as specific performance when there is no adequate remedy at law; or (3) by the grant of Author: Morris James LLP.

Subsequent decisions have held that the Court's equitable jurisdiction is the same as that held by the English High Court of Chancery at the time of American independence in [ citation needed ] The Court's most significant power is its ability to issue preliminary and permanent injunctions and temporary restraining orders.

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Willis v. PCA Pain Center of Virginia, Inc., C.A. VCN (Del. Octo ).This Chancery decision is noted for its usefulness in the toolbox of those who practice corporate and commercial litigation in Delaware, for two nuanced issues that often arise: (i) when equitable relief sought will be sufficient to provide Chancery with equitable jurisdiction even.

new Supreme Court. To this court was transferred all the jurisdiction of the Civil Court, lo the common law jurisdiction of the English courts of common law," the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the English courts of probatel2 and the equitable jurisdiction of the Lord Chancellor in Size: KB.

EQUITABLE JURISDICTION AND THE COURT OF CHANCERY IN UPPER CANADA By ELIZABETH BROWN* The courts of common law and equity in Ontario were fused to create one Supreme Court of Judicature in In this new court, equity prevailed over common law and the procedure adopted drew more from Chancery than from common law by: 3.

This chapter traces the history of the Court of Chancery and equity. The equitable jurisdiction derived from the extraordinary jurisdiction of the king’s council.

By the chancellor had his own court and was issuing decrees in his own name. It was not tied to law but could coerce the conscience of a defendant, for instance to desist from an unconscionable suit at law. The expression “action” means an action in the court but is defined to exclude actions under Pt 3 Div 8 (the court’s equitable jurisdiction) and Pt 4 (criminal matters): s 4 of the Act; Nelson v Fernwood Fitness Centre Pty Ltd [] FCA at [5].

The requirement that the jurisdiction be exercised “in any action” has been construed strictly, and must be directly referable to a.Full text of "The Equitable Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery: Comprising Its Rise, Progress, and Final " See other formats.Jurisdiction of Chancery Court The General Assembly determines the chancery court's jurisdiction, and may increase, decrease, or alter its jurisdiction.

Tenn. Const., art. VI, § 8. Chancery courts "shall have all the powers, privileges, and juris-diction properly and rightfully incident to a court of equity." T.C.A.

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