City of Charlottesville v. Marks' Shows, Inc.

Case Name

City of Charlottesville v. Marks' Shows, Inc.



Download Record 2500: Petition For Writ of Error and Brief of Plaintiff in Error; Case Record (2.4 MB)


Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Richmond

Appealed From

The Corporation Court of the City of Charlottesville, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. A. D. Dabney, Judge



Virginia Reports Citation

179 Va. 321

Parallel Citation

18 S.E.2d 890


Administrative Law | Civil Law | Civil Procedure | Contracts | Courts | Evidence | State and Local Government Law | Taxation-State and Local


Action of Assumpsit; Cumulative or Exclusive Remedies; Delegation of Power; Funds Received on Invalid Obligation or Without Authority; Implied Contracts and Debts; Licenses; Limitation of Actions; Municipal Corporations; Municipal Corporations as to Power and Duty to Tax; Nature of License for or Tax on Occupation or Privilege; Obligations Not Evidenced by Writing; Public Amusement and Entertainment; Reasonableness of Fees; Refunding or Recovering License Fees; Remedies for Wrongful Assessment or Collection; Right of Recovery of Taxes Paid; Taxation; Taxation as to Nature and Form of Remedy; Taxes Paid Under Protest; Voluntary Payment of Taxes

City of Charlottesville v. Marks' Shows, Inc.