# Laws

posted by .

Sam sold his horse to Ben for \$4000. No date or consideration was stipulated for the delivery of the horse. While still in the possession of Sam, the horse gave birth to a colt. Who has the right to the colt?

• Laws -

Sam still has the right to the colt since NO DATE OR CONSIDERATION was agreed upon BEFORE the colt was born. This means that the OBLIGATION TO DELIVER the horse has NOT YET ARISEN and Ben has no right to the "fruits" of the object of the contract.

HOWEVER, if a date/consideration has been agreed upon before the colt was born then, by law, Ben has the right to own the colt as well because by agreeing upon a date/consideration the obligation to deliver would have arisen and in effect gave Ben the right to the "fruits" of the object of the contract.

*** hope this helps ***

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

A farmer bought a horse for \$50.00 Then he sold it for \$60.00 He had second thoughts about the horse, and he bought back the horse for \$70.00 And then he sold it again for \$80.00 What is the financial outcome of these transactions
2. ### physics

A horse runs off of a 11 meter high cliff into the sea. The horse is running at a speed of 3.6 m/s. How much time does the horse spend in the air?
3. ### Poem Fable for when there's no way out

Could you help me with this poem I read it out loud I don't understand it one bit. Here's the questions. 1. How does the boy hear about the wonder horse?
4. ### Englis

1.Read King of the Wind, and learn more about the adventures of Agba and his horse. 2.Later, the boy and the horse left their home and traveled to England. 3.The head of the stables often mistreated Agba and the young colt. Identify …
5. ### Physics

A horse pulls upon a wagon, but according to Newton’s third law the wagon pulls back with an equal and opposite force upon the horse. How then can either the wagon or the horse move?
6. ### physics

A dray horse is being pulled by a rope across a level plow field by a force of 750.0N exerted at an angle of 47° above the horizontal. If the horse’s velocity is constant and the coefficient of friction is ì=.21, determine the …
7. ### physics

A dray horse is being pulled by a rope across a level plow field by a force of 750.0N exerted at an angle of 47° above the horizontal. If the horse’s velocity is constant and the coefficient of friction is ì=.21, determine the …
8. ### physics

A dray horse is being pulled by a rope across a level plow field by a force of 750.0N exerted at an angle of 47° above the horizontal. If the horse’s velocity is constant and the coefficient of friction is ì=.21, determine the …
9. ### Physics

A horse pulls a cart with a force of 180.0 N at and angle of 33.0° with respect to the horizontal and moves along at a speed of 11.0 km/hr. How much work does the horse do in 8.6 min?
10. ### Physics

Two identical racing horses go around a semicircular turn in a racecourse. The horses have the same speed, but horse A is on the inner side while horse B is on the outer side of the circular turn. Which horse has the greater acceleration …

More Similar Questions