Cleveland Landlord Demands Rent In Gold -- And Wins!
- CLEVELAND -- A landlord can enforce a clause in 1912 lease requiring
that rent be paid in gold coin for a landmark building in Cleveland, a
federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
> CLEVELAND -- A landlord can enforce a clause in 1912 lease requiringOf course, because as readers of this list and few others may know, HJR
> that rent be paid in gold coin for a landmark building in Cleveland, a
> federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
192 was repealed, as shown in a file in this list's archives. The
article failed to mention that though, and referred to it only as
The other clue is the word "paid" which is different than "discharged".
Payment can only occur with the transfer of rights to substance, not
with anticipated future discharge of debt.