- a person to whom personal property is delivered in bailment.
Origin of bailee
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Examples from the Web for bailee
It has often been remarked that a servant must be distinguished from a bailee.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Give an example of a bailment for the sole benefit of the bailee.
To what extent can a bailee limit his liability by agreement?Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman
Albert Sidney Bolles
Property loaned to a bailee for the latter's accommodation constitutes a bailment for the sole benefit of the bailee.
Examples of bailments for the sole benefit of the bailee are loans to the bailee without compensation to the bailor.
- contract law a person to whom the possession of goods is transferred under a bailment
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