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The merchant"s lawyer, or, The law of trade in general

Timothy Cunningham

The merchant"s lawyer, or, The law of trade in general

containing an abridgment of all the statutes relative to the East-India Company, the Bank of England, the South-Sea Company, and all the pub. annuities granted from the Revolution to the year 1761 : the statutes concerning the aggregate, general, and sinking funds : the law relative to bankrupts, including the statutes and cases determined thereon : an abridgment of all the statutes concerning money and coinage, the law of awards, with all necessary precedents : the statutes and an abridgment of all the cases determined relative to bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank notes, and insurances : the law of owners and masters of ships, principals and factors, and an abridgment of the statutes relative to the customs : to which is added, a complete book of rates

by Timothy Cunningham

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Published by Printed for G. Kearsly ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • East India Company,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Commercial law,
  • Bank of England,
  • South Sea Company

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMerchant"s lawyer, Law of trade in general
    Statementby T. Cunningham, Esq
    ContributionsJefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, former owner, Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKD1629.6 .C87 1762
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25192610M
    LC Control Number17006970

    Commercial law or Mercantile law, also known as trade law, is the body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales. It is often considered to be a branch of civil law and deals with issues of both private law and public law.. Commercial law includes within its compass such titles as principal . SHOP BOOK This name is given to a book in which a merchant, mechanic, or other person, CASH commerce. Money on hand, which a merchant, trader or other person has to do business JOURNAL (A) mar. law. The book kept on board of a ship or other vessel, which DAY BOOK mer. law. An account book, in which merchants and others make entries of.

    William Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England, at Book 1, p at footnote 46 expounds on the origin of the term in English law; that it is also known by the Latin phrase lex mercatoria. As John Bouvier defined the term law merchant in his Law Dictionary: "The general body of commerce usages in matters relative to commerce. With A Merchant's Dictionary of Words and Terms Jacob, Giles Lex Mercatoria: Or, The Merchant's Companion. Containing all the Laws and Statutes Relating to Merchandize. Wherein Our Trade with Foreign Nations, and Trade in General Amongst Our Selves, With What Belongs to Particular Companies, and all Maritime Affairs, in the way of Traffick, are illustrated .

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Lex mercatoria (from the Latin for "merchant law"), often referred to as "the Law Merchant" in English, is the body of commercial law used by merchants throughout Europe during the medieval or. It evolved similar The merchants lawyer English common law as a system of custom and best practice, which was enforced through a system of merchant courts along the main trade routes.

The law merchant was developed in the early 11th century in order to protect foreign merchants not under the jurisdiction and protection of the local law. Foreign traders often were subject to confiscations and other types of harassment if one of their countrymen had defaulted in a business transaction.A kind of law was also needed by which the traders themselves could.

law merchant: The system of rules and customs and usages generally recognized and adopted by traders as the law for the regulation of their commercial transactions and the resolution of their controversies.

The law merchant is codified in the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), a body of law, which has been adopted by the states, that governs. Commercial law is a body of law that regulates the conduct of persons, merchants, and businesses who are engaged in trade, sales, and commerce.

Also known as business law, it is a broad area of law that interacts with many other areas of law such as environmental regulation, real estate, and food/safety laws. Law merchant, or to defer to contemporary legal language, mercantile law or commercial law, was, historically, heavily based not on written law but customs as was passed on from generation to generation and place to place as traders sailed to the all parts of the world, slowly evolving to a general standard set of rules, to the point where they.

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MERCHANT LAW IN A MERCHANT COURT Documents that are arguably part of the Code's legislative history also discuss this idea. See e.g., Walter D. Malcolm, The Proposed Commercial Code, 6 Bus.

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The law merchant was a “general body of European law” that “governed intercity trade and overseas trade” and dealt with “sale[s], in the strict sense, but also other aspects of commercial transactions, including transportation, insurance, and financing” (id.).Cited by: 7.

“The Merchants have, in the last few years, on certain trade routes, between Ar and Ko-ro-ba, and between Tor and Ar, established palisaded compounds, defensible stockades. Various cities, through their own Merchant Castes, lease land for these stockades and, for their fees, keep their garrisons, usually.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of International Economic & Trade Law Books online.

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