The CORPORATION SOLE


BACKGROUND REFERENCES


The HISTORY of the CORPORATION SOLE


Links to Reference Material:

1 1215 The Magna Carta - by King John 7pp
2 1661 "The Corporation Act of 1661" 1pp
3 1900 The Corporation Sole, by Frederic Maitland in the Law Quarterly Review, #16 18pp
4 1901 The Crown as Corporation, by Frederic Maitland in the Law Quarterly Review, #17 13pp
5 1901-03 The Unincorporated Body, by Frederic Maitland - "Read to the Eranus Club" 6pp
6 current The Catholic Encyclopedia: "Corporation" 8pp
7 current The Catholic Encyclopedia: "Holy Orders" 13pp
8 current The Catholic Encyclopedia: "Civil Incorporation of Church Property" 7pp
9 current Black's Law Dictionary, 6th edition: definitions - "Church" 3pp
10 current Remedies at Law - Corporation Sole
11 current Bouscaren, Canon Law Digest, 443 (1966)
12 1780 BC Hammurabi's Code of Laws
13 1628 The Petition of Right, 1628
14 1689 The 1689 Bill of Rights (England)
15 1776 The American Declaration of Independence
16 1787 The Constitution of the United States
17 1789 The Bill of Rights
18 The Law of Nations

Reference Material Quoted (*1 etc):

    1. - Laski, The Early History of the Corporations in England, 30 Harvard Law Review 561 (1917);
      Williston, History of the Law of Business Corporations Before 1800 (pts. I and II, 2 Harvard Law Review 109, 149 (1888)
    2. - Black's Law Dictionary, 2nd edition, 1910, pg. 274.
    3. - Williston, History of the Law of Business Corporations Before 1800 (pts. I & II), 2 Harvard Law Review 105 at 113-114.]
    4. - Massachusetts case The Overseers of the Poor of the City of Boston v. David Sears 39 Mass (2Pick) 122 at 128 (1839)
    5. - Blackstone's Commentaries, ch. 18, pp. 469-470.
    6. - AKEHURST, MODERN INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL LAW, 7th ed. (1996), p. 73.
    7. - California: Santillan v. Moses (1850) 1 Cal. 92; Archbishop v. Shipman (1889) 79 Cal. 283.

The Structure of RELIGION and the CHURCH:

      1 History of the Christian Church 9 CANON LAW
      2 (Roman Catholic) Church Documents -
      information removed
      10 Charity and Charities
      3 The Church Fathers 11 Contemplative Life
      4 Doctors of the Church 12 The ROMAN CONGREGATIONS
      5 About Islam 13 The DOUAY-RHEIMS BIBLE
      6 Islamic Teachings 14 ECCLESIASTICAL COMMISSIONS
      7 The VATICAN - The Holy See 15 HOLY ORDERS
      8 Decrees of the Ecumenical Councils 16 The Celibacy of the Clergy

      The APPOINTMENTS

      Abbott Cardinal Dean Priest, Assistant
      Acolyte Cardinal Vicar Disciple Priest, High
      Administrator Cardinal Protector Doctor Priesthood
      Archbishop Chaplain Doorkeeper, Porter Rector
      Archdeacon Christian Evangelist Vicar of Christ
      Bishop Curate Exorcist Vicar
      Canon Curator Porter, Doorkeeper Vicar Apostolic
      Cantor Deacon Priest Vicar General

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