Meaning of assignment

404

Choses in action were not assignable in the early common law........

405

Exceptions to the non-assignability of choses in action.........

406

Distinction between assignment of rights and assignment of duties.........

407

Enforcement of rights by power of attorney...................

408

Inadequacy of a power of attorney to protect the assignee...............

409

Equitable protection of assignments......................

410

Assignment of duties...............

411

Assignment of bilateral contracts.......

412

What contractual rights may be assigned...............

413

Assignment of future rights.............................

414

A contract of option is assignable.....................

415

Assignability of right to subscribe to stock............

416

Other assignments of right which are opposed to public policy......

417

Assignable bilateral contracts.................

418

Personal responsibility in bilateral contracts as preventing assignment.....

419

What is called an assignment may be an offer of novation................

420

Non-assignable bilateral contracts..............

421

Express prohibition of assignment...............

422

Express permission of assignment................

423

What amounts to assignment.....................

424

Orders upon a debtor, unless directing payment on account of a particular debt are not assignments..............

425

Whether an unconditional order or bill of exchange may ever be an assignments...............

426

Orders on a drawee to pa when he has collected..................

427

Promises to assign or to pay out of a particular fund are not assignments....

428

Whether promisee to assign or to pay out of a fund create equitable liens...

429

Formalities requisite for assignment........................

430

Construction of assignment.....................

431

Rights of the assignee against the debtor.......

432

Notice to the debtor as affecting the assignee's right against him..........

433

Notice to the debtor as affecting the assignee's right against the assignor's creditors.....................

434

Notice to the debtor as affecting the mutual rights of successive assignees..

435

Notice to the assignee............

436

What amounts to notice...............

437

Whether the assignee is subject to equities of third persons...............

438

Gifts of tangible choses in action..................

439

Gifts of intangible choses in action..................

440

Partial assignments..............

441

A partial assignment gives the assignee no right to sue at law.............

442

Rights of partial assignee in equity and under codes..............

443

Rights of the debtor to settle with his creditor in spite of partial assignment....

444

Implied warranties of the assignor..............

445

Procedure...............

446

Distinction between legal and equitable rights..............

446

Whether the assignee's right is legal or equitable...................

447