Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures and there is a discrepancy between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the sum payable ; but if the words are ambiguous or uncertain, reference may be had to the figures Journal of the Institute of Bankers - Page 197by Institute of Bankers (Great Britain) - 1882Full view - About this book
| Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1912
...Instrument act (Laws of 1907, p. 406,) fixes the law of this State on that subject, and is as follows: **"Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the sum payable; but if the words are ambiguous or... | |
| Sir Mackenzie Dalzell Edwin Stewart Chalmers - Negotiable instruments - 1878 - 288 pages
...ten shillings." This is sufficient as a bill for 251. 10*.' Explanation 1. — If the sum payable be **expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the words prevail.3 ILLUSTRATION. A bill is drawn, " Pay C. or order two hundred pounds."... | |
| Great Britain - 1882
...rate of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable. (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| W. D. Thorburn - Bills of exchange - 1882 - 283 pages
...of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill (c). (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable (d). (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| Sir Mackenzie Dalzell Edwin Stewart Chalmers - Bills of exchange - 1882 - 88 pages
...rate of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is amount payable. ',.) Where a bill is expressed to... | |
| India, Patrick Dunlop Shaw - Negotiable instruments - 1882 - 314 pages
...rate of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable. (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| Borchardt - Banking law - 1883 - 373 pages
...according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) Where the sum payable i* **expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable. (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| Aviet Agabeg, William Frederick Barry - Bills of exchange - 1884 - 227 pages
...according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill (v). ind. Act, s. 18. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words, and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable (f). (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| South Australia - Law - 1884
...rate of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable. (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
| James Walter Smith - Catalogs, Publishers' - 1884 - 156 pages
...rate of exchange or according to a rate of exchange to be ascertained as directed by the bill. (2.) **Where the sum payable is expressed in words and also in figures, and there is a discrepancy** between the two, the sum denoted by the words is the amount payable. (3.) Where a bill is expressed... | |
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