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403.602

403.602 Payment.

403.602(1)

(1) Subject to sub. (2), an instrument is paid to the extent that payment is made by or on behalf of a party obliged to pay the instrument and to a person entitled to enforce the instrument. To the extent of the payment, the obligation of the party obliged to pay the instrument is discharged even though payment is made with knowledge of a claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 by another person.

403.602(2)

(2) The obligation of a party to pay the instrument is not discharged under sub. (1) if any of the following applies:

403.602(2)(a)

(a) A claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 is enforceable against the party receiving payment and payment is made with knowledge by the payer that payment is prohibited by injunction or similar process of a court of competent jurisdiction, or, in the case of an instrument other than a cashier's check, teller's check or certified check, the party making payment accepted, from the person having a claim to the instrument, indemnity against loss resulting from refusal to pay the person entitled to enforce the instrument.

403.602(2)(b)

(b) The person making payment knows that the instrument is a stolen instrument and pays a person with knowledge that the person is in wrongful possession of the instrument.

403.602 - ANNOT.

History: 1995 a. 449.

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Wisconsin > 403 > 403.602

403.602

403.602 Payment.

403.602(1)

(1) Subject to sub. (2), an instrument is paid to the extent that payment is made by or on behalf of a party obliged to pay the instrument and to a person entitled to enforce the instrument. To the extent of the payment, the obligation of the party obliged to pay the instrument is discharged even though payment is made with knowledge of a claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 by another person.

403.602(2)

(2) The obligation of a party to pay the instrument is not discharged under sub. (1) if any of the following applies:

403.602(2)(a)

(a) A claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 is enforceable against the party receiving payment and payment is made with knowledge by the payer that payment is prohibited by injunction or similar process of a court of competent jurisdiction, or, in the case of an instrument other than a cashier's check, teller's check or certified check, the party making payment accepted, from the person having a claim to the instrument, indemnity against loss resulting from refusal to pay the person entitled to enforce the instrument.

403.602(2)(b)

(b) The person making payment knows that the instrument is a stolen instrument and pays a person with knowledge that the person is in wrongful possession of the instrument.

403.602 - ANNOT.

History: 1995 a. 449.

State Codes and Statutes

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Wisconsin > 403 > 403.602

403.602

403.602 Payment.

403.602(1)

(1) Subject to sub. (2), an instrument is paid to the extent that payment is made by or on behalf of a party obliged to pay the instrument and to a person entitled to enforce the instrument. To the extent of the payment, the obligation of the party obliged to pay the instrument is discharged even though payment is made with knowledge of a claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 by another person.

403.602(2)

(2) The obligation of a party to pay the instrument is not discharged under sub. (1) if any of the following applies:

403.602(2)(a)

(a) A claim to the instrument under s. 403.306 is enforceable against the party receiving payment and payment is made with knowledge by the payer that payment is prohibited by injunction or similar process of a court of competent jurisdiction, or, in the case of an instrument other than a cashier's check, teller's check or certified check, the party making payment accepted, from the person having a claim to the instrument, indemnity against loss resulting from refusal to pay the person entitled to enforce the instrument.

403.602(2)(b)

(b) The person making payment knows that the instrument is a stolen instrument and pays a person with knowledge that the person is in wrongful possession of the instrument.

403.602 - ANNOT.

History: 1995 a. 449.

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