Response or Comment
When the case of Railroad v. Lockwood, 17 Wall. (U. S.) 357, settled the law that the common carrier can not contract against liability for losses due to his negligence, it did not put an end to the efforts of common carriers to escape liability for losses so arising.
Goddard, Edwin C. "Limitation of the Amount of the Common Carrier's Liability." Mich. L. Rev. 9 (1911): 233-7.