Agency Relationships

What you’ll learn to do: list , describe and explain the essential elements of a valid agency agreement and describe its limitations

In this section, you'll learn about principals, agents, contractors and their liabilities in contract agreements.


The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: Introduction to Agency and the Types of Agents
  • Reading: Duties between Agent and Principal
  • Reading: Principal’s Contract Liability
  • Reading: Principal’s Tort and Criminal Liability
  • Reading: Agent’s Personal Liability for Torts and Contracts; Termination of Agency

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.

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