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Colonial Cases

1910-1919 decisions

China and Japan


Enemy Property Cases, 1917-1919 [enemy property]

Ho Jui Ting v. Lagerholm, 1911 [construction contract] Sweden

Intellectual Property, 1919 [passing off] Mixed Court

Kum Soo v. Shibbeth, 1916 [trespass - opium]

Lushun Railway Co. v. Goehler, 1919 [railway contract] 

Matsukawa and Seikai, 1913 [bombs] Japan

Minor cases, 1910-1919

Phillips v. Phillips, 1914 [marriage in China, validity]

R v. Clayton, 1913 [forgery]

R. v. Lee, 1919 [sedition]

Re Molloy and Mears, 1912 [right of residence in China - religion]

Shanghai Municipal Council v. Ward, 1914 [taxation]

Speelman v. East Asiatic Co., 1910 [breach of contract] Denmark

The Passeri Case, 1919 [liquidation] Mixed Court

United States v. Crowell, 1914 [eavesdropping] United States

Wright v. Chen Yu-ting, 1919 [public nuisance] Mixed Court

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