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Bacon, Sir James (1798–1895), judge

J. M. Rigg.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 724 words.

Bacon, Sir James (1798–1895), judge, was born on 11 February 1798, the son of James Bacon and his wife, Catherine Day, of Manchester. His father was a certificated conveyancer between 1805...

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Bacon, Sir Roger (Sewell)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 110 words.

Kt 1958; MBE 1943

Born 23 Jan. 1895; er s of Sewell Bacon; m 1946, Catherine Grace, e d of Hon. Sir James Connolly; died 17 Feb. 1962

Justice...

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Calthorpe, Sir Henry (1586–1637), lawyer

Christopher W. Brooks.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 862 words.

Calthorpe, Sir Henry (1586–1637), lawyer, was born at Cockthorpe, Norfolk, the home of his father, Sir James Calthorpe, and his wife, Barbara, daughter of John Bacon of Hesset, Suffolk. The...

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Bacon, Francis, 1st Baron Verulam and Viscount St Albans

Juanita M. Ellias.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Renaissance Art. 599 words.

(b London, Jan 22, 1561; d London, April 9, 1626).

English courtier, statesman, lawyer, philosopher and writer . He was the younger son of Sir Nicholas Bacon, Lord Keeper...

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Skin Deep

Pablo Maurette.

in The Forgotten Sense

May 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 9769 words.

In the second half of the seventeenth century, Sir Thomas Browne wrote that opinions and ideas have a way of transmigrating through history. This essay focuses on a very peculiar relation...

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Sir Edward Coke: Myth-Maker

Christopher Hill.

in Intellectual Origins of the English Revolution - Revisited

June 1997; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 18396 words.

Sir Edward Coke was born in 1552. Throughout Queen Elizabeth's reign, he throve as a lawyer, steadily out-distancing his great rival Francis Bacon, and rising to be Speaker of the House of...

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Jamestown

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — Literature.

Capital of Virginia (1607–98), situated on what is now an island but was formerly a peninsula in the James River, about 40 miles above Norfolk. The first permanent English settlement within...

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The London Centre for International Commercial Mediation and Arbitration in the Reign of Elizabeth I

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. 6181 words.

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Part III Modernity, 7 Supervising Non-Performance

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 30 pages. 19098 words.

This chapter argues that a fundamental duty of trustees is to perform the trust upon assuming the office of trustee. But the duty to adhere strictly to the settled terms of a trust...

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Part IV Remedies, 9 Judicial Review of Trustee Decision-Making

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 30 pages. 19172 words.

This chapter looks at how judicial review of trustee decision-making also tests the scope of the supervisory jurisdiction over trust administration and, in turn, the principles that define,...

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Millinder, Lucky (1900 - 1966), Bandleader, Composer / Arranger, Dancer, Nightclub Performer

Barry Kernfeld.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1323 words.

bandleader and composer, was born Lucius Venable Millinder in Anniston, Alabama. The identity and circumstances of his parents are unknown. He was raised in Chicago, Illinois, where he...

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Coker, Daniel T. - African Methodist Episcopal Bishop, Educator

Debra Newman Ham.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1850 words.

Daniel Coker was born Isaac Wright in 1780, probably in Frederick County, Maryland, to the enslaved African Edward Wright and the white indentured servant Susan Coker. Isaac's mother...

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Part II The Transfer of Intangible Property, 13 Equitable Assignment of Choses in Action

Marcus Smith and Nico Leslie.

in The Law of Assignment

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 31 pages. 19670 words.

This chapter studies the requirements that are necessary for an effective assignment of choses in action. In order to effect the assignment or a chose in action: the assignor must have...

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1 The Historical Origins of the ‘Penalty’ Rule

Roger Halson.

in Liquidated Damages and Penalty Clauses

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 28 pages. 17053 words.

The penalty doctrine has recently been subject to extensive review in the highest appellate courts of the Supreme Court of the UK and the High Court of Australia. Despite the agreement...

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Sources for the History of Arbitration: A Bibliographical Introduction

Derek Roebuck.

in Arbitration International

September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.

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Courts and the effectiveness of arbitration in Africa

Edward Torgbor.

in Arbitration International

September 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 8323 words.

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This article discusses the role of courts and judges in arbitration. Some practitioners want courts out of arbitration, at least, until an award is...

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International Law as Primitive Accumulation; Or, the Secret of Systematic Colonization

Mark Neocleous.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12000 words.

This article aims to bring the category of ‘primitive accumulation’ into the vocabulary of critical and Marxist international legal theory. It does so by first elaborating the critique of...

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Lehman Brothers and the anti-deprivation principle: current uncertainties and proposals for reform

Timothy Cleary.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

October 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 21268 words.

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