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  • The source of Roman equity was the fertile theory of natural law, or the law common to all nations.

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  • English equity has one marked historical peculiarity, viz.

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  • right in law and equity, and in the concrete for an officer deputed by the sovereign to administer justice, and do right by way of judgment.

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  • The relative merit of the two systems depends upon the question how we can secure the best efficiency and equity in the application of the principles thus far laid down.

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  • The view (traceable no doubt to the Aristotelian definition) that equity mitigates the hardships of the law where the law errs through being framed in universals, is to be found in some of the earlier writings.

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  • A more complete remedy was introduced by the Judicature Act 1873, which consolidated the courts of law and equity, and ordered that law and equity should be administered concurrently according to the rules contained in the 26th section of the act.

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  • In other states the common law judges have also equity jurisdiction; and in four states New York, North Carolina, California and Idahothere has been a complete fusion of law and equity.

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  • Between this point and the time when equity became settled as a portion of the legal system, having fixed principles of its own, various views of its nature seem to have prevailed.

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  • According to Moslem traditionists Mahomet declared that one of his descendants, the imam of God, who would fill the earth with equity and justice, would bear the name of al-mandi.

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  • The fusion of law and equity, the reorganization of the whole judicial system of England, and the association of all the supreme tribunals in one common home were works of no ordinary magnitude or importance, and give a character of unusual importance to his chancellorship. That Lord Selborne was a truly religious man it is impossible to doubt: his whole life was regulated and inspired by a sense of his duty towards God and his fellowmen, and a long life spent amid the temptations of legal and public life left not the faintest stain on his memory.

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  • From that time certainly equity, like common law, has professed to take its principles wholly from recorded decisions and statute law.

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  • The connexion in Roman law between the ideas of equity, nature, natural law and the law common to all nations, and the influence of the Stoical philosophy on their development, are fully discussed in the third chapter of the work we have referred to.

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  • He was called to the bar (Lincoln's Inn) in 1876, and made himself a thoroughly competent equity lawyer and conveyancer, but finally devoted himself to comparative jurisprudence and especially the history of English law.

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  • It held shipper as well as carrier, and corporation as well as its officer or agent, liable for violations of the act, and conferred upon United States courts power to employ equity processes in putting an end to discrimination.

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  • Modern equity, it need hardly be said, does not profess to soften the rigour of the law, or to correct the errors into which it falls by reason of its generality.

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  • By the operation of the Judicature Act one supreme court with several divisions was constituted; each division could administer the whole law; the conflict of divergent systems of law was largely overcome by declaring that when they were at variance, the principles of equity should prevail over the doctrines of the common law.

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  • The two factors are inseparable, for in ancient times no sharp dividing-line was drawn between religious and civic duties: righteousness and equity, religious duty and national custom were one.

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  • over in person by the sovereign, could not but recall the Aula Regia, where the Norman kings sat amid their counsellors before equity had arisen to correct law, and before the separation between the three great common law courts had begun.

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  • It is impossible to separate this fusion of law and equity, this union of all the higher courts into one supreme tribunal, from the construction of a single home for this great institution; and the opening of the Royal Courts in the Strand in the year 1882, when Queen Victoria personally presided in her one supreme court, and handed over the care of the building to Lord Selborne, as her chancellor and as the head of this great body, was impressive as an outward and visible sign of the silent revolution, which owed more to Lord Selborne than to any other individual.

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  • Where a man bargained and sold his land to another for pecuniary consideration, which might be merely nominal, and need not necessarily be actually paid, equity held the bargainor to be seised of the land to the use of the bargainee.

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  • The circuit courts have original jurisdiction of all actions and causes, both at law and in equity and such appellate jurisdiction as may be conferred by law.

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  • Tne supreme court has general jurisdiction in law and equity, including all actions both civil and criminal.

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  • To the student of the natural history of jurisprudence the fusion of the two systems of law and equity may well recall a similar result brought about in Imperial Rome; to the student of British institution, the supreme court, for once presided.

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  • The real beginning of English equity is to be found in the custom of handing over to that officer, for adjudication, the complaints which were addressed to the king, praying for remedies beyond the reach of the common law.

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  • Equity as thus described would correspond rather to the judicial discretion which modifies the administration of the law than to the antagonistic system which claims to supersede the law.

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  • resolved to wipe from the map of Europe an inconvenient rival, and without any warning, in defiance of all international equity, let loose his veterans upon Denmark a second time.

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  • Part of this jurisdiction has, however, been withdrawn by the eleventh amendment to the Constitution, which declares that the judicial power of the United States shall not be construed to extend to any suit in law or equity commenced or prosecuted against one of the United States by citizens of another state, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign state.

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  • To give any account, even in outline, of the subject matter of equity within the necessary limits of this article would be impossible.

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  • English law has largely moulded, for example, criminal and commercial law and the law of evidence; the development of the law of corporations, damages, prohibitions and such extraordinary remedies as the mandamus has been very similar to that in other states; while in the fusion of law and equity, and the law of successions, family relations, &c., the civil law of Spain and France has been unaffected.

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  • The judicial department comprises a supreme court consisting of a chief justice and (since 1881) four associate justices elected for terms of six years, and lower courts consisting of district courts with original jurisdiction in civil cases in law and equity, and in criminal cases upon indictments by grand juries; justices' courts, in which the amount in litigation cannot exceed $ioo, or the punishment cannot exceed three months' imprisonment or a fine of $loo; and of municipal and probate courts with the usual jurisdictions.

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  • Next year, as the Melbourne administration was near its close, Plunkett, the venerable chancellor of Ireland, was forced by discreditable pressure to resign, and the Whig attorney-general, who had never practised in equity, became chancellor of Ireland, and was raised to the peerage with the title of Baron Campbell of St Andrews, in the county of Fife.

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  • Positive law, at least in progressive societies, is constantly tending to fall behind public opinion, and the expedients adopted for bringing it into harmony therewith are three, viz, legal fictions, equity and statutory legislation.

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  • The law to be administered in each state is the customary law of the state, so far as it is in accordance with the justice, equity and good conscience, and not opposed to the spirit of the law in the rest of British India.

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  • He was called to the bar in 1858, and, in addition to his practice in equity cases, soon began to distinguish himself as an effective contributor to the higherclass reviews.

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  • But Charles's insatiable lust for conquest, and his ineradicable suspicion of Denmark, induced him, on the 17th of July, without any reasonable cause, without a declaration of war, in defiance of all international equity, to endeavour to despatch an inconvenient neighbour.

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  • For example, the state has never made any distinction between law and equity, and it has always followed the Civil Law procedure by petition and answer.'

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  • Both appealed to the law, and when the chief-justice, Lewis Morris, refused Cosby's request to have the court proceed in equity jurisdiction, and denied the right of the governor to establish courts of equity, he was removed from office.

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  • Prior to 1841 a divorce was granted by the legislature only, from then until 1851 it could be granted by either the legislature or the equity courts, since 1851 by the courts only.

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  • The latter, in fact, was a minor court of equity attached to the lord privy seal as the court of chancery was to the chancellor.

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  • Upon the whole administrative machinery of government, upon criminal law and upon procedure, both criminal and civil, his influence has been most salutary; and the great legal revolution which in 1873 purported c :to accomplish the fusion of law and equity is not obscurely traceable to the same source.

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  • For a long time it was thought that precedents could have no place in equity, inasmuch as it professed in each case to do that which was just; and we find this view maintained by common lawyers after it had been abandoned by the professors of equity themselves.

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  • Another was the jealousy prevailing in England against the principles of the Roman law on which English equity to a large extent was founded.

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  • - The principles of equity as set out by the following writers may be consulted: J.

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  • It is usual to distinguish further between "law" and "equity" (q.v.).

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  • Tithes could also be sued for in equity, especially the equity side of the exchequer.

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  • Tithe-payers could also file bills in equity to establish a modus against a tithe-owner.

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  • Selectively using equity elixir of sorts the business to sorry governor that's.

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  • Able to compete berry an equity good games for a new fairgrounds.

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  • Are you ready to pay extremely high interest rates, and offer a big equity kicker too?

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  • I suspect these are the survivors of negative equity, fallen forever from the property ladder.

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  • These courts have original jurisdiction in cases at law and in equity in which the value in controversy exceeds $50, in criminal cases amounting to felony, in all matters of probate, in actions for divorce, &c., and appellate jurisdiction in cases arising in the inferior courts.

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  • Cases in law and equity arising under the Constitution, the laws of the United States and treaties made under their authority; 2.

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  • The part played by equity in the development of law is admirably illustrated in the well-known work of Sir Henry Maine on Ancient Law.

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  • Do you understand the inevitable trade-off between growth and equity?

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  • Progressive taxation preserves equity, which is the reason the NHS has retained the affection of the people.

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  • equity analyst with up one simple to settle the.

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  • Equity here is defined to mean "any body of rules existing by the side of the original civil law, founded on distinct principles, and claiming incidentally to supersede the civil law in virtue of a superior sanctity inherent in those principles."

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  • The basis of the new system, which was almost entirely Field's work, was the abolition of the existing distinction in forms of procedure between suits in law and equity requiring separate actions, and their unification and simplification in a single action.

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  • Natives, however, are not justiceable under the RomanDutch law, but by virtue of letters patent passed in 1848 they are judged by native laws and customs, except so far as these may be repugnant to natural equity.

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  • At the head of the judicial system is the supreme court (1747), divided since 1893 into an appellate division and a common pleas division, with final revisory and appellate jurisdiction upon all questions of law and equity.

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  • They have original jurisdiction in all cases in equity, in all cases at law which involve the title or possession of real property, or the legality of a tax, impost, assessment, toll or municipal fine, and in all other cases at law in which the amount in controversy is $loo or more, in nearly all criminal cases, in matters of probate, in proceedings for divorce, and in various other cases; and they have appellate jurisdiction of cases originally tried before a justice of the peace or other inferior courts where the amount in controversy is more than $20.

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  • It is also the seat of the Irish courts of law and equity.

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  • On the 10th of December 1816 Pozzo di Borgo wrote to the duke enclosing a memorandum in which the emperor Alexander of Russia suggested a reduction in the army of occupation: "no mere question of finance, but one of general policy, based on reason, equity and a severe morality"; at the same time he left the question of its postponement entirely to Wellington.

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  • Although in general there is no limit on the amount of interest which a borrower may agree to pay, equity has always been ready to grant relief from unconscionable bargains.

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  • What may be described as "national systems" of law are dealt with historically and generally under English Law, American Law, Roman Law, Greek Law, Mahommedan Law, Indian Law, &c. Certain broad divisions of law are treated under Constitution And Constitutional Law, Canon Law, Civil Law, Common Law, Criminal Law, Ecclesiastical Law, Equity, International Law, Military Law, &C. And the particular laws of different countries on special subjects are stated under the headings for those subjects (Bankruptcy, &c.).

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  • The deliberations follow a simplified procedure, which is founded more on equity than on the more strictly legal forms, and decisions are given in the shortest possible form, in answer to carefully formulated questions or dubia.

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  • By his tact, equity, and Christian charity, Sigismund endeared himself even to those who differed most from him, as witness the readiness of the Lithuanians to elect his infant son grand-duke of Lithuania in 1522, and to crown him in 1529.

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  • An Irish patriot in the strict sense of the term he was not; he was proud of being an Englishman, who had been accidentally "dropped in Ireland"; he looked upon the indigenous population as conquered savages; but his pride and sense of equity alike revolted against the stay-at-home Englishmen's contemptuous treatment of their own garrison, and he delighted in finding a point in which the triumphant faction was still vulnerable.

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  • There is a further distinction between the written law, jus scriptum, laws made by the councils or popes, which are to be found in the collections, and the unwritten law, jus non scriptum, a body of practical rules arising rather from natural equity and from custom than from formal laws; with this is connected the customary law.

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  • The general canon law, unless where it has been acknowledged by act of parliament, or a decision of the courts, or sanctioned by the canons of a provincial council, is only received in Scotland according to equity and expediency.

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  • In addition to this he built up the department of admiralty law in the United States courts; he devoted much attention to equity jurisprudence, and rendered invaluable services to the department of patent law.

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  • Previously the company had been majority owned by private equity backers.

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  • balance sheet forecast should also show how your assets are financed - equity, loans and current liabilities such as creditors.

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  • Without profit sharing an Islamic banking makes direct investment and equity financing a must.

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  • buyers mortgage refinancing and home equity loans.

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  • buyout of company in May 2003 through West Private Equity.

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  • led secondary buyout of company in May 2003 through West Private Equity.

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  • The phased moved away from a slots allocation based on historic patterns to one based on weighted capitation should improve the equity of access.

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  • comparator group, being 'a broad equity market index ', limits the positive effects of this measure.

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  • conciliar courts, Chancery and Star Chamber; the growth of equity and its relation to the common law.

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  • conforming home equity loans countrywide home.

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  • consolidate all debts by withdrawing equity in a couple of years time.

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  • contraveneng patient choice would also reduce equity of treatment, thereby contravening one of the founding principles of the NHS (6 ).

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  • Maximum of 35% total equity (including convertibles.. .

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  • Once they have agreed a deal with the vendors, only then will they decide on the management's equity stake.

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  • determine, the large increase in their equity is often the biggest determining factor.

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  • distributed according to some desirable equity criterion or criteria.

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  • Releasing equity from your property through an equity release scheme will reduce its value for inheritance tax purposes.

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  • equity as collateral makes me richer, just much more indebted.

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  • The only thing worse than having negative equity on your house is having negative equity on two houses!

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  • On the one hand, it has to intervene in order to achieve intergenerational equity, compatibly with a time consistent social welfare criterion.

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  • Maurice Dwyer, head of private equity, said: Sarah is the perfect fit for our national practice.

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  • They can fake he confused with director prudential equity.

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  • equity loans with the lowest interest rates in years.

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  • equity stake.

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  • equity withdrawal in the UK.

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  • equity financing.

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  • equity investors will often assume some amount of representation on the Board of Directors.

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  • gender equity has yet to be brought into the birth chamber.

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  • Online lenders are offering home equity loans with the lowest interest rates in years.

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  • Dhakka is the sweat equity capital of the laboring poor of south Asia!

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  • Either way it is damaging the brand equity they crafted.

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  • Home equity Helpful guide to reverse mortgage equity loans, with descriptions, eligibility, considerations.

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  • If you are choosing a joint venture don't think that by taking a 90 per cent equity stake you will necessarily have control.

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  • equity of redemption (including the doctrine of ' clogs and fetters ' ).

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  • equity capitaln M&A, MBO/MBI, IPOs, joint ventures, private equity and/or venture capital work is preferred.

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  • estoppel equity would also resemble the right to have a conveyance set aside for fraud.

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  • However, the large increase in their equity is often the biggest determining factor.

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  • In 1988, the privately owned Dutch company, SHV, became a significant shareholder, acquiring 40% of Calor's equity.

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  • Equity acknowledges the PSP is a creative and original approach to maintaining the plurality of PSB in the new broadcasting environment.

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  • These were genuine enough but became the pretext for excessive equity valuations, fueling a general economic boom.

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  • Interest rates are low, stock markets are rising and the total number of private equity receiverships fell in 2005.

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  • reconcile competing goals of equity and choice.

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  • Mortgage, Home Equity & refinance Quotes online Low cost mortgage, home equity, & refinance loans online.

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  • Can the UN, supported by the host of, admittedly good intentioned agencies, redress the imbalance and restore equity in gender relations?

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  • Private sector housing - The Council offers a range of assistance including grants and an equity release scheme.

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  • This Code sets out standards of best practice for equity repo.

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  • retired homeowners released equity from their homes to provide an early inheritance to loved ones.

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  • reversion plans are designed for older home owners who wish to release the maximum amount of equity from their property.

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  • Home equity loans work even if you have a second mortgage or no home equity.

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  • Of course, as we now know, the equity market suffered a marked slump.

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  • This allows the host site to generate revenues, while creating site stickiness and enhancing their own brand equity.

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  • stockholder equity to the average number of common shares.

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  • stockholder's equity (see: Return on Equity ). Higher is better.

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  • This upward surge has also had the effect of pulling up the rest of the equity markets around the world.

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  • sweat equity capital of the laboring poor of south Asia!

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  • The acquisition is expected to add approximately 230 million therms to Centrica's equity gas portfolio.

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  • trade-offs Between efficiency And Equity There is often a trade-off between economic efficiency and equity.

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  • They are upside down in negative equity and basically underwater.

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  • venture capital fund for SMEs, designed to fill the ' equity gap ' identified in the recycling sector.

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  • Experience in M&A, MBO/MBI, IPOs, joint ventures, private equity and/or venture capital work is preferred.

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  • People feel wealthy because they have equity, but don't realize that it's illusory.

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  • In her first year as a PhD student, she is investigating the economic effects of mortgage equity withdrawal in the UK.

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  • Nineteen judges elected for terms of eight years in eighteen circuits compose the circuit court, the judges of which have original jurisdiction of matters involving more than $50; of all cases of habeas corpus, mandamus, quo warranto and prohibition; of all cases in equity; and of all crimes and misdemeanours.

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  • c. io) defines equity as a better sort of justice, which corrects legal justice where the latter errs through being expressed in a universal form and not taking account of particular cases.

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  • Spence, in his book on the Equitable Jurisdiction of .the 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 this case, the reason and equity is the same in itself; and if the precedent be not the same case with this it is not to be cited."

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  • But the lord keeper Bridgeman answered: "Certainly precedents are very necessary and useful to us, for in them we may find the reasons of the equity to guide us, and besides the authority of those who made them is much to be regarded.

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  • Selden's description is well known: "Equity is a roguish thing.

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  • The point at which the introduction of new principles of equity finally stopped is fixed by Sir Henry Maine in the chancellorship of Lord Eldon, who held that the doctrines of the court ought to be as well settled and made as uniform almost as those of the common law.

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  • Thus in the Doctor and Student it is said: "Law makers take heed to such things as may often come, and not to every particular case, for they could not though they would; therefore, in some cases it is necessary to leave the words of the law and follow that reason and justice requireth, and to that intent equity is ordained, that is to say, to temper and mitigate the rigour of the law."

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  • It will be sufficient to say here that the classification generally adopted by text-writers is based upon the relations of equity to the common law, of which some explanation is given above.

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  • Equity has exclusive jurisdiction where it recognizes rights which are unknown to the common law.

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  • Equity has concurrent jurisdiction in cases where the law recognized the right but did not give adequate relief, or did not give relief without circuity of action or some similar inconvenience.

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  • A partial attempt to meet the difficulty was made by several acts of parliament (passed after the reports of commissions appointed in 1850 and 1851), which enabled courts of law and equity both to exercise certain powers formerly peculiar to one or other of them.

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  • Here they fell in with the adherents of the new faith, grave, earnest men who professed to reform the abuses which had grown up in the Church; and a sense of equity as much as a love of novelty moved them, on their return home, to propagate wholesome doctrines and clamour for the reformation of their own degenerate prelates.

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  • The planters in the Black Patch had met a combination of the buyers by forming a pool, the Planters' Protective Association, into which 40,000 growers were forced by " night-riding " and other forms of coercion and persuasion, and had thus secured an advance to I I cents a pound from the "regie " buyers and had shown the efficacy of pooling methods in securing better prices for the tobacco crop. Following their example, the planters of the Burley formed the Burley Tobacco Society, a Burley pool, with headquarters at Winchester and associated with the American Society of Equity, which promoted in general the pooling of different crops throughout the country.

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  • The precepts of good faith, equity, requital of benefits, forgiveness of wrong so far as security allows, the prohibition of contumely, pride, arrogance, - which may all be summed up in the formula, " Do not that to another which thou wouldest not have done to thyself " (i.e.

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  • He fully admits that the question is altered when vice is attended by pleasure and profit to the vicious man, virtue by loss and calamity; and even that it is " not truly reasonable that men by adhering to virtue should part with their lives, 1 It should be noticed, however, that it is only in his treatment of Equity and Benevolence that he really follows out the mathematical analogy (cf.

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  • It reinterprets previous histories of hospital policy and questions whether current policies will reconcile competing goals of equity and choice.

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  • To view our list of recommended home equity refinance lenders online, visit this page: Recommended Home Equity Refinance Lenders.

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  • Here you'll be charged only $10.99 for all Internet equity trades, plus you'll be given an assortment of educational tools to help you make smart decisions about stocks.

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  • Even private persons, lords and ladies, affected to establish in their honours courts of equity.

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  • The Supreme Court dismissed the bill on the grounds that equity has no jurisdiction over political matters; that, assuming the fraudulent character of the objectionable constitutional provisions, the court was in effect asked to assist in administering a fraud; and that relief "must be given by them {the people of the state} or by the legislative and political departments of the government of the United States."

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  • The general rule was said to be that all lands within a parish are subject to tithes, and a layman was not allowed to prescribe generally that his lands were exempt; but he had to show a special exemption, and no length of possession was regarded in law in view of the maxim nullum tempos occurrit ecclesiae, although equity did take account of it.

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  • Antiochus sent an ambassador to Rome to protest that Ptolemy, contrary to all law and equity, was attacking him (Polyb.

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  • The first cases which occur in this sense are still treated not as a matter of common law, but as a manifestation of equity.

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  • Their tendency was to smooth away the occasional harshness and anomalies of the civil law by substituting rules of equity for the letter of the law, and in this respect the Roman praetor has been compared to the English chancellor.

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  • By 1787 his practice at the equity bar had so far increased that he was obliged to give up the eastern half of his circuit (which embraced six counties) and attend it only at Lancaster.

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  • Among his publications are: Commentaries on the Law of Bailments (1832); Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States (3 vols., 1833), a work of profound learning which is still the standard treatise on the subject; Commentaries on the Conflict of Laws (1834), by many regarded as his ablest work; Commentaries on Equity Jurisprudence (2 vols., 1835-1836); Equity Pleadings (1838); Law of Agency (1839) Law of Partnership (1841); Law of Bills of Exchange (1843); and Law of Promissory Notes (1845).

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  • General rules of indisputable equity are fixed for the conduct of the courtsno man is to be tried or punished, more than once for the same offence; no one is to be arrested and kept in prison without trial; all arrested persons are to,be sent before the courts within a reasonable time, and to be tried by a jury of their peers.

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  • Opening with a vision of Eve in Paradise which eclipses Milton's in beauty no less than in sublimity - a dream of the mother of mankind at the hour when she knew the first sense of dawning motherhood, it closes with a vision of the trumpet to be sounded on the day of judgment which transcends the imagination of Dante by right of a realized idea which was utterly impossible of conception to a believer in Dante's creed: the idea of real and final equity; the concept of absolute and abstract righteousness.

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  • But in his general view of ethical principles as being, like mathematical principles,' essentially truths of relation, Clarke is quite in accordance with Locke; while of the four fundamental rules that he expounds, Piety towards God, Equity, Benevolence and Sobriety (which includes self-preservation), the first is obtained, just as Locke suggests, by " comparing the idea " of man with the idea of an infinitely good and wise being on whom he depends; and the second and third are axioms self-evident on the consideration of the equality or similarity of human individuals as such.

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  • The principle of equity - that " whatever I judge reasonable or unreasonable for another to do for me, that by the same I declare reasonable or unreasonable that I in the like case should do for him," is merely a formal statement of the golden rule of the gospel.

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  • He argues that men having no free will have really no desert; therefore the divine equity must ultimately distribute happiness in equal shares to all; therefore I must ultimately increase my own happiness most by conduct that adds most to the general fund which Providence administers.

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  • These relations Herbart finds to be reducible to five, which do not admit of further simplification; and corresponding to them are as many moral ideas (Musterbegriffe), viz.: (I) Internal Freedom, the underlying relation being that of the individual's will to his judgment of it; (2) Perfection, the relation being that of his several volitions to each other in respect of intensity, variety and concentration; (3) Benevolence, the relation being that between his own will and the thought of another's; (4) Right, in case of actual conflict with another; and (5) Retribution or Equity, for intended good or evil done.

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  • The ideas of a final society, a system of rewards and punishments, a system of administration, a system of culture and a "unanimated society," corresponding to the ideas of law, equity, benevolence, perfection and internal freedom respectively, result when we take account of a number of individuals.

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  • This court has jurisdiction of appeals from equity courts in which the amount in controversy does not exceed $1000, except in cases involving the constitutionality of a Tennessee statute, contested election or state revenue, and ejectment suits; it has jurisdiction also of civil cases tried in the circuit and common law courts in which writs of error or appeals in the nature of writs of error are applied for.

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  • The court has exclusive original jurisdiction in equity cases in which the amount in controversy exceeds fifty dollars, concurrent jurisdiction with the county court in such matters as the administration of estates, the appointment and removal of guardians, and concurrent jurisdiction with the circuit courts in proceedings for divorce.

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  • The jurisdiction of a justice of the peace, usually coextensive with the county, extends to the collection of notes of hand not exceeding $1000; to the settlement of accounts not exceeding $500; to suits for the recovery of property or suits demanding payment for damages, except for libel or slander, not exceeding $500; to equity cases in which the amount in controversy does not exceed $50; and to various other small cases.

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  • He was looking for antecedent recoveries, income payments and aging book debts or equity in the matrimonial home.

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  • ING also said that its insurance segment would fund up to EUR 277 million in equity finance toward the deal.

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  • It will lead to mortgage foreclosures and negative equity, leading to more foreclosures, feeding the downward spiral still more.

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  • Only 45 HEIs declared equity holdings, totalling almost £ 194 million.

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  • Its research shows that last year alone around 21,700 retired homeowners released equity from their homes to provide an early inheritance to loved ones.

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  • CAT received upfront discovery research funding and HGSI made an equity investment in CAT.

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  • Equity loans to help key workers buy a home on the open market or a new property built by a registered social landlord.

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  • learn out how to govern ourselves with justice and equity, learning from the mistakes of the current age.

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  • This has enabled every home owner to re-mortgage, often raising significant levels of equity to use at their disposal.

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  • This doesnt mean home equity loans are necessarily bad ideas.

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  • The only thing worse than having negative equity on your house is having negative equity on your house is having negative equity on two houses!

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  • David Webb, for example, says: " An unchallenged phony is a potential not an actual source of equity loss.

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  • Wednesday 14th June 2006 The recent sell-off in the equity and commodity markets has resulted in the Dollar strengthening across the board.

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  • speculation in the weekend press that private equity firm Permira were about to make a bid for the company.

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  • Innocent's letters, however, not only reveal that superior wisdom which can take into account practical needs and relax severity of principle at the right moment, as well as that spirit of tolerance and equity which is opposed to the excess of zeal and intellectual narrowness of subordinates, but they also prove that, in the internal government of the Church, he was bent on gathering into his hands all the motive threads, and that he stretched the absolutist tradition to its furthest limits, intervening in the most trifling acts in the lives of the clergy, and regarding it as an obligation of his office to act and think for all.

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  • Mortgage, Home Equity & Refinance Quotes Online Low cost mortgage, home equity, & refinance loans online.

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  • Bottle wine cellar brokerages make their to take the equity renters insurance arizona markets susceptibility.

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  • We have deployed some of our new equity initially to repay borrowings.

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  • Home reversion plans are designed for older home owners who wish to release the maximum amount of equity from their property.

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  • Property price increases mean there 's a lot more equity sloshing around in the UK 's housing market.

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  • In November 2000 Equitable had been close to not meeting their solvency margin, partly due to a drop in equity values.

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  • That statement followed speculation in the weekend press that private equity firm Permira were about to make a bid for the company.

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  • Book The ratio of stockholder equity to the average number of common shares.

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  • This is a measure of net income relative to stockholder 's equity (see: Return on Equity). Higher is better.

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  • The acquisition is expected to add approximately 230 million therms to Centrica 's equity gas portfolio.

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  • Trade-Offs Between Efficiency And Equity There is often a trade-off between economic efficiency and equity.

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  • Equity markets have underperformed for several years and general insurance players continue to report limited growth prospects against a backdrop of minimal investment returns.

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  • The Recycling Fund A venture capital fund for SMEs, designed to fill the ' equity gap ' identified in the recycling sector.

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  • Equity investors can take the form of leveraged buyout funds, venture capital funds or corporations.

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  • People feel wealthy because they have equity, but do n't realize that it 's illusory.

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  • Equity discussions are often fraught with peril-people can easily get bent out of shape if they feel they're not going to get their fair share.

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  • Home equity loans and low or no-interest balance transfers may provide the cash the consumer needs to pay off their debt.

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  • These loans use the home as equity for it and carry interest rates.

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  • Secure debt consolidation loans are backed by collateral such as the equity within an automobile or home, and can be a viable option in some instances.

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  • After establishing a budget with a basic idea of income and spending, many people question the need to track their finances, particularly for long-term items such as home equity or company retirement plans.

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  • You might own your home for ten years, gradually increasing your equity, until one day an automobile accident or unexpected illness results in thousands of dollars of medical expenses.

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  • How can you tap into the equity you've saved to pay those expenses?

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  • Although it depends on the borrower's particular situation, some debt consolidation loans, like home equity loans, may provide certain tax advantages.

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  • You are likely to receive better mortgage or home equity terms with your current income than you will later.

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  • The First Equity Visa Card is designed specifically for small businesses.

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  • This card is offered through First Equity, which is a financial corporation dealing mainly in small businesses.

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  • Applying for a First Equity Visa Card is not as easy as applying for other cards.

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  • If you receive an application in the mail and would like to apply, but cannot locate the code issued to you, then you can look up your business on the First Equity website.

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  • If your business is in the First Equity database, you will be allowed to proceed with the application without the code.

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  • An Internet search for information regarding the First Equity Visa Card will yield several results containing various complaints from account holders.

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  • The contact page on the First Equity website only lists mailing addresses and a link to send an e-mail for questions.

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  • This card is strictly for small businesses and it has nothing to do with the equity or mortgage of the small business.

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  • This feature can help homeowners to take advantage of some of their home's equity.

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  • This option is only an option for homeowners who have some equity in their homes available.

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  • Equity is the amount of money your home is worth minus the amount of money you owe.

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  • While the interest rate is generally low and the interest paid potentially tax deductible, using home equity can become an incredibly tricky situation if financial difficulties arise.

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  • Those who have equity in their home may be able to refinance their home and use the equity to pay down debt.

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  • You may be able to refinance your existing mortgage and remove the equity from your home to pay off your debt.

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  • Equity loans do not eliminate the debt you owe.

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  • Equity loans may cost more in the long term, since some of these loans may stretch out the repayment term for up to 30 years.

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  • Veterans can contact the VA and find out about options such as home equity loans and loans against their life insurance policies.

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  • By refinancing an existing mortgage, veterans or soldiers are often able to get some of their home equity back as cash that can be applied to pay down your debt.

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  • Consolidation loans are available in the form of equity loans as well as traditional consolidation installment loans.

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  • Equity loans have the advantage of having relatively low interest rates and may provide tax advantages.

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  • Equity is the value of your home minus any liens or mortgages against it.

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  • The concern for many is that they are replacing unsecured debt with secured equity in their home.

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  • Tap into the equity you have in your home.

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  • Equity is the value of a home over and above the amount of the mortgage owed.

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  • Equity is any value of your home that is not mortgaged, nor has any lien on it.

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  • For example, if you have a home that has an appraised value of $250,000, and you still have a mortgage balance of $200,000 on that home, you have potentially as much as $50,000 worth of equity in your home.

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  • Tap into any equity you have in your home.

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  • Personal loans can be difficult to come by because they are generally considered to be of higher risk than loans that are backed up by a form of collateral, such as the title of a vehicle or equity within a home.

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  • A number of special equity Florida divorce cases have been heard over the years.

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  • In 1980, the Florida Supreme Court found that special equity was "a vested interest which a spouse acquires because of contribution of funds, property, or services made over and above the performance of normal marital duties."

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  • The Court used the special equity provision to award a percentage of money and property to the wife in recognition for her contributions during the marriage.

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  • If this cannot be demonstrated, then the Court will not grant special equity.

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  • The wife confirmed to the Court that this was the reason for the designation, and special equity was granted to him in the matter of the matrimonial home.

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  • The issue of special equity was brought before the Court again in the case of Gallinar v.

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  • The husband was claiming special equity for the matrimonial home, but was unsuccessful.

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  • In special equity Florida divorce cases, it's important to keep in mind that the idea of all marital property being divided equally is only a starting point for the Court.

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  • If only one part of the burden of proof for special equity is fulfilled, then the Court will determine whether the funds or property in question is marital property.

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  • Loans: Apply for mortgages, home equity, and personal loans.

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  • Smaller loans can be obtained without collateral, while larger loans can be obtained by borrowing from your home's equity.

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  • In most cases, the collateral is your house, which means that you are essentially borrowing from your equity.

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  • Home equity loans are fixed rate loans that allow you to dip into the equity that has accumulated in your home and borrow a lump sum of money.

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  • Depending on the scope of the project and the equity in your home, you may have several options available.

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  • You borrow against the equity of your home with the knowledge that the improvement will be increasing the value, and therefore the equity, once you're done.

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  • You can also leave your home's equity untouched while you increase the value of the home.

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  • Federal loans are available for home owners with little to no equity in their home.

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  • These loans can help you increase the value of your home, thereby increasing your equity and they have negotiable interest rates that can help keep the costs down.

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  • In terms of borrowing costs, home equity loans are often advantageous over unsecured options.

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  • In this option, you turn the equity in your home into cash by refinancing your existing mortgage for more than you currently owe.

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  • Currently, 30 and 15 year mortgage rates are near record lows, which makes cash-out refinancing a very attractive option for people with sufficient equity in their homes.

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  • Reverse mortgages grant homeowners admittance to the equity they have built in their homes over the years without the drain of monthly payments.

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  • Most of the reverse mortgages are home equity conversion mortgages and are insured by the Federal Government.

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  • One option for senior citizen assistance programs is the Federal Housing Administration's (FHA), Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM).

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  • They uphold standards of equity and show good sportsmanship, making them good companions and enjoyable play partners.

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  • Because of this, his model is based on a concept of morality based on equity and justice, which places most men in stage five or six.

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  • Equity pedagogy: Teachers must modify their methods of instruction by allowing for students' cultural differences before they can encourage academic achievement.

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  • In the late 1990s, the company bought mortgage services from Wells Fargo and unveiled the newly formed Home Services division, which provided all-inclusive services to potential homeowners from real estate assistance to home equity loans.

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  • DiTech.com: Founded in 1995 and bought by GMAC in 1999, DiTech provides customers with fast and fair home financing options, including first and second mortgages and equity loans.

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  • As they appreciate, your equity in your home continues to rise.

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  • But, there is a good chance you have built up enough equity in your home to justify your decision.

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  • Home equity mortgage loans let you access the money invested in your home without taking the drastic step of selling the house.

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  • One of the best things about home equity mortgage loans is the money can be used for anything you want, unlike construction or home improvement loans that have to be applied to your home.

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  • Using the equity in your home to upgrade your kitchen or add a new bedroom is a win-win situation, since you will be using your home's money to increase its value.

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  • Like most lenders, Countrywide has a large variety of home mortgages, including home equity mortgage loans, adjustable rate mortgages, and low down-payment options.

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  • If you qualify, you can make your monthly payments using principal or you can access the equity for large purchases or higher-education costs.

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  • Home equity mortgages are a valuable tool for homeowners interested money for debt consolidation, home improvement, or other expenses.

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  • Equity is the difference between how much you still owe on your home and how much it is worth.

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  • Home equity mortgages, frequently referred to as second mortgages, allow you to turn that equity into cash.

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  • To figure out how much equity you have in your home, take the amount of your original mortgage, subtract the total amount you have paid on it so far, and that number is the amount of equity you have built up in your home.

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  • If you purchased a home worth $125,000, and you put a $50,000 down payment on it, your home equity would be $50,000 to begin.

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  • If you pay a total of $7,000 more over the next few years, then your equity rises to $57,000.

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  • However, your equity can also be affected by the value of your home.

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  • If your home goes up in value, you will wind up with greater equity as long as you keep making timely payments.

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  • This way, both your original mortgage holder and your home equity lender can recoup their losses by selling your home if you default on your loans.

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  • The original amount of the home equity mortgage isn't the only thing you'll be paying.

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  • There are other costs incurred when borrowing against your home equity.

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  • Don't think you're through once you've paid the up front fees for your home equity mortgage.

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  • Once you use up your home equity, it's gone unless you repay the debt.

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  • Home equity mortgages should never be entered into lightly because you are putting your home at risk.

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  • However, if you are good at managing your money, they can provide a way to access your home equity and turn it into cash when you need it the most.

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  • Online mortgage calculators make it possible for you to figure out a lot about your own financial picture, whether you are looking for a first mortgage, or considering borrowing against your home equity.

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  • Quickly compute the amount of equity available to you through your home mortgage.

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  • Your online mortgage calculator will give you three amounts of home equity available to you, one at 80%, 100% and 125%.

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  • Whether you're are contemplating your first mortgage, refinancing options, or considering Home Equity Mortgage Loans, LoveToKnow Mortgages has the information you need.

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  • Free mortgage calculators are valuable tools for anyone investigating a new mortgage, home equity mortgages, or just curious about refinancing or what their mortgage options may be.

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  • The amount of available cash is determined by the equity built up in the home.

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  • This may mean higher mortgage payments, but equity will build more quickly.

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  • Generally, refinancing is done to lock in a lower interest rate or transform equity into useable cash.

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  • You can use the money for large purchases or home improvements which will increase your home's equity and market value.

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  • If you have just started thinking about buying a home, refinancing, or you are in a cash crunch and looking for a way turn your home's equity into a solution, it may benefit you to visit a mortgage rate calculator first.

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  • Equity is defined by Harbor Federal as the current market value of a home minus any or mortgage loans.

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  • For example, if your home's market value is $150,000 and you owe $50,000 on your mortgage, you have $100,000 equity in your home.

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  • One of the biggest problems with home equity loans is that if your house loses equity (as is currently happening in some housing markets) you could end up paying money on something that isn't worth what you owe on it.

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  • The amount of equity that you have built in your home depends on how much you still owe on the house and how much the house is currently valued at.

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  • For example, if your house is appraised at $100,000 and your current mortgage balance is $60,000, then you have $40,000 in home equity.

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  • Home equity loans are similar to a second mortgage.

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  • In general, equity loans are relatively easy to obtain, and is often easier to qualify for than a first mortgage.

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  • Though both methods of financing use the equity that you have built up in your home, they work a bit differently.

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  • Home equity loans are lump sums of cash that are given to the homeowner upon approval.

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  • There are many different lenders who now specialize in home equity lending.

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  • Not all home equity lenders are legitimate and choosing the wrong one could be devastating to your finances.

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  • HECM or Home Equity Conversion Mortgage: With this HUD program, homeowners who are over 62 years of age can remain in their homes by utilizing their home's equity.

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  • When remodeling for the purpose of improving a home's value, however, there are two types of projects: equity building remodeling and resale remodeling.

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  • Remodeling projects are one of the fastest ways to increase the relative equity in a home; therefore, increasing its appreciation value as an investment.

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  • When choosing home improvement projects to build equity, however, it is important to consider the long term effects such changes will have on the home's value as well as the overall cost.

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  • Equity building home improvement remodeling projects should focus on increasing a home's value in the eyes of appraisers, since they are responsible for adjusting a home's potential market value.

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  • Home improvement remodeling can affect a homeowner's equity only if it increases the value of the home.

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  • Many homeowners consider refinancing their homes or pursuing home equity loans to provide the necessary capital.

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  • Whether for equity building or resale value, choosing the right projects and carefully balancing remodeling costs with financial ability can help homeowners improve their homes and their wallets simultaneously.

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  • There is one simple reason behind this-you will be borrowing from your home's equity and using your house as collateral.

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  • Even though home equity loans are easy to get, qualifying for a low rate isn't quite as simple.

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  • Home equity loans are similar to a second mortgage and can provide you with the cash you need in as little as five days.

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  • In general, home equity loans are relatively easy to obtain and have low interest rates.

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  • A mortgage amortization calculator gives you the rate at which your home is building equity.

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  • You can also determine whether or not you have enough equity to borrow against.

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  • Others choose to refinance because they want to borrow from their equity and get cash back at closing.

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  • The amount of money that you can get depends on how much home equity you have.

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  • You don't want to squander your home's equity and have nothing to show for it afterwards.

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  • This is because you already own the home, and hopefully, have built up some equity in the property.

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  • Before refinancing, you will want to have your home appraised to determine exactly how much equity you have built up.

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  • The more equity you have, the safer it is (financially) to refinance.

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  • If you have owned your California home for a significant amount of time, chances are you have a wealth of equity built up.

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  • The more equity, you have, the easier it will be for you to refinance-especially if you want to take advantage of cash-out refinancing.

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  • The above is just an example and applies to someone who wishes to borrow every penny of equity that they have built up in their home.

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  • The Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) Program offered by Wells Fargo is a reverse mortgage program that is backed by the FHA.

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  • As you made monthly mortgage payments, your debt decreased and your home equity increased.

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  • When the mortgage was fully paid, you eliminated your debt and left yourself with a home full of equity.

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  • The amount of equity in your home is the value of your home.

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  • Rates on a home equity line are typically variable rather than fixed.

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  • Approval hinges on the amount of equity that you have.

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