lawful rate


lawful rate
The rate for transportation which a carrier must exact and which the shipper must pay. Duholm v Chicago, N. & St. P. Ry. Co. 146 Minn 1, 177 NW 772. See lawful interest; legal interest.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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