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Goodman v. Ladd Estate Co.
Citation:427 P.2d 102
Plaintiffs, Goodman purchased shares of a Corporation via its President, Westover, through a receivership administered by the court. At the time of the purchase Plaintiff was informed about a guaranty agreement that was given by Westover and the Corporation to the Defendant in the form of an endorsed promissory note for money borrowed by a Dr. Wheatley. When Wheatley defaulted, Defendant, Ladd Estate Co., demanded payment from Westover. Plaintiff as a shareholder brought suit to enjoin the Defendant from enforcing the guaranty. The lower court found for the Defendant. Plaintiff appeals.
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