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The Elizabethan Court of Chancery

W. J. Jones

The Elizabethan Court of Chancery

by W. J. Jones

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Court of Chancery

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby W.J. Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 528 p. ;
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5587448M
    LC Control Number67107157
    OCLC/WorldCa820095

    Charles M. Gray; The Elizabethan Court of Chancery. By W. J. Jones. (New York: Oxford University Press. Pp. xvii, $), The American Historical. The early Elizabethan period featured a dispute between the Court of Chancery and common law courts over who held pre-eminence. It had been the practice under Henry VI that plaintiffs in the common law courts could not execute judgements given by the common law judges if the Lord Chancellor felt their claim was "against conscience". This had been vehemently opposed by .

    A chancery court is based on an old English legal system. The decisions rendered then were based on fairness as opposed to traditional common law. However, chancery courts are in existence in a. Thomas Emerson Headlam ( words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article artillery. Headlam was the author or editor of: ‘The Practice of the High Court of Chancery, by E. R. Daniell,’ 2nd edition with additions, ; 3rd edition.

      The court’s recent decision in Tesla Motors is consistent with the Court of Chancery’s decision in Beatrice Corwin Living Irrevocable Trust v. Pfizer, Inc., C.A. No. JL (Del. Ch. Aug. 31, ), in which Master Abigail M. LeGrow held after a full trial that there was no credible basis to infer a potential Caremark claim for breach of. The Star Chamber (Latin: Camera stellata) was an English court which sat at the royal Palace of Westminster, from the late 15th century to the midth century (c. ), and was composed of Privy Counsellors and common-law judges, to supplement the judicial activities of the common-law and equity courts in civil and criminal matters. The Star Chamber was originally .


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The Elizabethan Court In Elizabethan England there was one center of power—the royal court. A royal court is difficult to define because it changed constantly, but it was generally made up of the queen and all of the people who clustered around her, taking care of her household and personal needs and helping her to govern the country.

See, for instance, W. Jones, The Elizabethan Court of Chancery (Oxford, ). Timothy S. Haskett is an assistant professor of history at the University of Victoria. Law and History Review FallVol.

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defendant as hereafter provided, unless the Court orders otherwise. (2) Each complaint, when accepted for filing by the Register in Chancery, shall be accompanied by a covering sheet in the form adopted by the Court and containing information which the Court shall determine is necessary and appropriate.

(aa) Size: KB. A History of the Court of Chancery: With Practical Remarks on the Recent Commission, Report, and Evidence, and on the Means of Improving the Administration of Justice in the English Courts of Equity: Author: Joseph Parkes: Publisher: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Length 5/5(1).

The Elizabethan Court of Chancery. By W. Jones. London, Clarendon Press: Oxford University Press. xvii + + (glossary and index) 90s. - Volume Author: D. Yale. The Court of Chancery was an equity court, presided over by the Lord Chancellor and his deputies, as opposed to a common law court.

The court was used by all walks of life, from labourers and bricklayers to peers of the realm. Jones, W.The Elizabethan Court of Chancery / by W.J. Jones Clarendon P Oxford Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Although Chancery was the earliest, and is the best known, court of equity, there were others - the Exchequer heard equity suits from Elizabethan times, and there were various local courts of equity, including those of the counties palatine of Chester, Lancaster and Durham.

The Court of Chancery was a court of equity in England and Wales that followed a set of loose rules to avoid the slow pace of change and possible harshness (or "inequity") of the common law. The Chancery had jurisdiction over all matters of equity, including trusts, land law, the estates of lunatics and the guardianship of infants.

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An Exhibition of Elizabethan Habits, Manners, And Peculiarities Court of Chancery. Great Britain. The Practice of the High Court of Chancery. With the Nature of the Several Offices Belonging to that Court. And the Reports of Many Cases Wherein Relief Hath Been There Had, And Where Denied.

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