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Right of a Stockholder, Suing in Behalf of a Corporation, to Complain of Misdeeds Occurring Prior to His Acquisition of Stock

Murray Seasongood
Harvard Law Review
Vol. 21, No. 3 (Jan., 1908), pp. 195-203
DOI: 10.2307/1324865
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1324865
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Subjects: Law
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  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Colonial Bank v. Whinney, ii App. Cas. 426, 440, 447-8.
    • Cotton, Lindley, and Fry, L. JJ., 30 Ch. D. 26i, 275, 282, 286
  • 1
    Porter v. Sabin, 149 U. S. 473, 478.
  • 2
    Corbus v. Alaska, etc., Mining Co., i87 U. S. 455, 465.
  • 3
    Siegman v. Maloney, 65 N. J. Eq. 272.
  • 4
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Bennett v. American Malting Co., 65N. J. Eq.375, 377
    • Knoop v. Bohmrich, 49N. J. Eq.82
    • Brewer v. Proprietors of the Boston Theatre, 104 Mass. 378, 387.
  • 5
    Doherty v. Mercantile Trust Co., i84 Mass. I90.
  • 6
    This reference contains 4 citations:
    • Mason v. Harris, II Ch. D. 97, 107
    • Bigelow v. Calumet & Hecla Mining Co., i55 Fed. 869, 879
    • Wineburgh v. U. S., etc.) Co., '73 Mass. 6o, 62
    • Montgomery Light Co. v. Lahey, i2i Ala. 131, 135.
  • 7
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • L. & N. R. R. Co. v. Neal, i28 Ala. i49
    • Jones v. The Pearl Mining Co., 20 Colo. 417
    • Wolf v. Shortridge, I95 Pa. St. i9I.
  • 8
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Atwool v. Merryweather, L. R.5 Eq. 464, note
    • Brewer v. Proprietors of the Boston Theatre, I04 Mass. 378, 395.
  • 9
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Foss v. Harbottle, 2 Hare 46i
    • Dunphy v. Trav. Newspaper Ass'n, I46 Mass. 495, 497.
    • Kessler v. Ensley Co., 123 Fed. 546.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Forrest v. Manchester, etc., Ry. Co., 4 De G. F. & J. 126, 130
    • Rogers v. The Oxford, etc., R. R., a De G. & J. 66o, 674.
  • 2
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Post v. Beacon, etc., Co., 84 Fed. 371
    • Wormser v. Metropolitan St. Ry. Co., 184 N. Y. 83
    • Powers v. African Tug Co, [I904] i Ch. 558.
  • 3
    Rabe & Cross v. Dunlap, 51N. J. Eq.40, 48.
  • 4
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Peabody v. Flint, 6 Allen (Mass.) 52
    • Kent v. Quicksilver Mining Co., 78 N. Y. 159, I85
    • Moore v. The Silver, etc., Mining Co., I04 N. C. 534, 546.
  • 5
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Kessler v. Ensley Co., I23 Fed. 546, 550
    • S. C. I41 Fed. 130
    • I48 Fed. 1019
  • 6
    Old Dominion, etc., Co. v. Lewisohn, I48 Fed. I020.
  • 7
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • Kent v. Quicksilver Mining Co., supra
    • Venner v. At., T. & S. F. R. Co., 28 Fed. 58i, 591
    • Farwell v. Babcock, 27 Tex. Civ. App. i62, I73
    • Ffooks v. The South- western Ry. Co., I Smale & G. I42.
    • Parsons v. Joseph, 92 Ala. 403.
  • 8
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Louisville Bridge Co. v. Dodd, 27 Ky. L. Rep. 454, 455, 85 S. W. 683
    • McCourt v. Singers-Bigger, I45 Fed. 103, II3, II4.
  • 9
    L. R. 2 Ch. 459
  • 10
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Bloxam v. Metropolitan Ry. Co., L. R. 3 Ch. 337.
    • Salisbury v. Metropolitan Ry. Co., 38L. J. Ch.249, 25I.
  • 1
    Winsor v. Bailey, 55 N. H. 2i8, 22i.
  • 2
    I04 U. S. ix
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    i8 How. (U. S.) 331
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    104 U. S. 450
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    I04 U. S. 482
  • 2
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Hughes v. Northern Pac. Ry. Co., i8 Fed. io6
    • Groel v. United Electric Co. of N. J.,I32 Fed. 252, 257
    • Maeder v. Buffalo Bill's Wild West Co., I32 Fed. 280
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Kimball v. City of Cedar Rapids, 99 Fed. I30, I3I
    • Ball v. Rutland, 93 Fed. 513.
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    I20 U. S. 241
  • 7
    1Mor.,Priv. Corp., 2 ed., § 269.
  • 8
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Dimpfell v. 0. & M. Ry. Co., IIo U. S. 209
    • Bimber v. Calivada, etc., Co., ii0 Fed. 58.
  • 1
    Evans v. Union Pac. Ry. Co., 58 Fed. 497.
  • 2
    This reference contains 12 citations:
    • Montgomery Light Co. v. Lahey, M21 Ala. 131, 136
    • Parsons v. Joseph, 92 Ala. 405
    • Miller v. Murray, I7 Cobo. 408, 4I5
    • Forrester v. Boston, etc., Mining Co., 2I Mont. 544, 550
    • Ibid. 565
    • City of Chicago v. Cameron, 22 Ill. App. 91, 104
    • Tevis v. Hammersmith, 31 Ind. App. 281
    • Bennett v. Am. Malting Co., 65N. J. Eq.375, 377-8
    • Exec. v. Lawrence, etc., Co., 9Oh. Cir. Ct. Rep. (N. S.)ii8, 120
    • O'Connor v. The Virginia, etc., Co., 46 Misc. (N. Y.) 530, 535-6.
    • Ramsey v. Gould, 57 Barb. (N. Y.) 398
    • Hanna v. Lyon, 179 N. Y. 107, I 10.
  • 3
    21 Mont- 544
  • 4
    54 Cent. L. J.381.
  • 5
    27 Tex. Civ. App. 162
  • 6
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Alexander v. Searcy, 8i Ga. 536, 544-7
    • Dimpfell v. 0. & M. Ry. Co., IIo U. S. 209.
  • 7
    Clark v. American Coal Co., 86 Iowa 436.
  • 8
    United Electric Securities Co. v. Electric Light Co., 68 Fed. 673, 675.
  • 9
    Venner v. At., T. & S. F. R. Co., 28 Fed. 58i, 591.
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    67 Neb. 644
  • 2
    Zinn v. Baxter, 65 Oh. St. 34I, 365.
  • 4
    Burgess v. Seligman, I07 U. S. 20.
  • 6
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Venner v. Great Northern Ry. Co., 153 Fed. 408
    • Evans v. Union Pac. Ry. Co., 58 Fed. 497.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Hanna v. Lyon, I79 N. Y. I07, IIO, III
    • Scanlanv. Snow, 2 D. C. App. Cas. I37.