alternative remainders

A limitation of more than one estate in remainder after a single precedent estate but under such terms that one takes effect only as the other one does not. 28 Am J2d Est § 216.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • alternative remainders — Remainders in which disposition of property is made in alternative, one to take effect only in case the other does not, and in substitution of it …   Black's law dictionary

  • remainders on a contingency with a double aspect — Alternative remainders so limited that the second takes effect in lieu of the first, and only in case the first never takes effect at all. 28 Am J2d Est § 216. As an illustration, a limitation to A for life, and after A s death, if he have… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • alternative owners — See alternative payees; alternative remainders …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • substitutional remainders — See alternative remainders. 28 Am J2d Est § 216 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • remainder — An estate, whether in real or personal property, limited to take effect in possession immediately after the expiration of a prior estate known as the particular estate, created at the same time and by the same instrument. 28 Am J2d Est § 195. The …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Repeating decimal — A decimal representation of a real number is called a repeating decimal (or recurring decimal) if at some point it becomes periodic: there is some finite sequence of digits that is repeated indefinitely. For example, the decimal representation of …   Wikipedia

  • Matt Groening — Groening at Comic Con, July 24, 2010 Born February 15, 1954 (1954 02 15) (age 57) …   Wikipedia

  • Dave Barry — This article is about the author and columnist. For other uses, see David Barry. David Dave Barry Dave Barry at the 2011 Washington Post Hunt Born David Barry July 3, 1947 (1947 07 03) …   Wikipedia

  • I Ching divination — Among the many forms of divination is a bibliomancy method using the I Ching (易經) or Book of Changes. The book is structured as 32 pairs of hexagrams, divided in half after the first 30. The text was a subject for civil service exams in Imperial… …   Wikipedia

  • Remainder (law) — Property law Part of …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.