Covenant of right to convey

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

A covenant asserting the grantor’s right to convey. See 128 Ala. 267, 86 Am. St. Rep. 136, 29 South. 386. Covenant of seisin. An assurance that the grantor has the very estate in quantity and quality which he purports to convey. See 125 Am. St. Rep. 443, note.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary