Tripartite Claims Commission (United States, Austria, and Hungary) Court deposits : an Austrian statute under certain conditions authorizes a debtor to discharge his debt by depositing the amount thereof in court at the risk and subject to the disposition of the creditor. Held: Such a court deposit made prior to July 16, 1920, of the amount of a pre-war debt payable in Austria owing by an Austrian debtor to an American creditor operated as a discharge and extinguishment of the debt, which for the purposes of the Treaty of Vienna ceased to exist as of the date of the deposit.

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Corporate Author: Tripartite Claims Commission (United States, Austria, and Hungary) (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington : U.S. Government Printing Office, 1928.
Series:History of international law.
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