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NIVICOLLINI BRITON E9 Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

ful. Co. Litt. G6o, 976. A maxim very frequently quoted by Lord Coke, but to be taken in modern law with some qualification. Broom, Max. ISO, 366. Nihil simul inventum est et perfect- um. Co. Litt. 230. Nothing is invented and perfected at the same moment. Nihil tam conveniens est natnrali sequitati qnam nnnmqnodqne dissolvi eo ligamine qno ligatum est. Nothing is SO consonant to natural equity as that a thing should be dissolved by the same means by which it was bound. 2 Inst. 359; Broom, Max. 877. Nihil tam conveniens est natnrali sequitati qnam volnntatem domini rem snam in alinm transferre ratam habere. 1 Coke, 100. Nothing is so consonant to natural equity as to regard the intention of the owner in transferring his own property to another. Nihil tam natnrale est, qnam eo ge- nere quidque dissolvere, quo colligatum est; ideo verborum obligatio verbis tol- litur; nudi consensus obligatio con- trario consensu dissolvitur. Nothing is so natural as to dissolve anything in the way in which it was bound together; therefore the obligation of words is taken away by words; the obligation of mere consent is dissolved by the contrary consent. Dig. 50, 17, 35; Broom, Max. S87. Nihil tam proprium imperio quam legibus vivere. Nothing is so becoming to authority as to live iu accordance with the laws. Fleta, lib. 1, c. 17,


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