It is the peculiar province, for instance, of a court of equity
to relieve against what are called hard bargains: these are contracts in which, though there may have been no direct fraud or deceit, sufficient to invalidate them in a court of law, yet there may have been some undue and unconscionable advantage taken of the necessities or misfortunes of one of the parties, which a court of equity
would not tolerate.
Whilst the debate goes forward on the equity
of commerce, and will not be closed for a century or two, New and Old England may keep shop.
All infractions of love and equity
in our social relations are speedily punished.
He shared his lunch with her with a boy's rigid equity
, even to the half of a hard-boiled egg and the half of a big red apple.
Nature assisted all my arguments to evidence to him even the necessity of a great First Cause, an overruling, governing Power, a secret directing Providence, and of the equity
and justice of paying homage to Him that made us, and the like; but there appeared nothing of this kind in the notion of an evil spirit, of his origin, his being, his nature, and above all, of his inclination to do evil, and to draw us in to do so too; and the poor creature puzzled me once in such a manner, by a question merely natural and innocent, that I scarce knew what to say to him.
Glegg's experience; nothing of that kind had happened among the Dodsons before; but it was a case in which her hereditary rectitude and personal strength of character found a common channel along with her fundamental ideas of clanship, as they did in her lifelong regard to equity
in money matters.
This Statement also does not address certain financial instruments indexed partly to the issuer's equity
shares and partly, but not predominantly, to something else.
The Hertz deal is another sign that private equity
is coming of age, Sleeper argues.
It might be a fairer statement to say that there's an explosion of private equity
growth worldwide in many industries, and the insurance industry is just one of them," said Robert Hartwig, chief economist for the Insurance Information Institute.
To summarize, the program allows investors to take a 39% Federal tax credit over a seven-year period on the equity
invested in qualified entities, known as community development entities (CDEs).
Shares, assets or ownership interests of a company or other entity include any debt or equity
security, warrant, option, partnership interest, trust certificate or other instrument representing an ownership interest in the company or entity, whether voting or nonvoting.
Fortunately, private equity
funding is real, not make-believe.
Enron Capital & Trade Resources, an integrated energy company, recently used private equity
to secure long-term funds for expansion.
Are VRPs debt or equity
for the purpose of determining whether payments are dividends or interest income?
Adveq, together with Kyoto University, one of the leading universities in Japan, analyzed the private equity
investment behavior and future intentions of Japanese company pension funds, industry association pension funds, insurance companies, banks, investment advisory companies, securities companies and other financial service providers.