Month: March 2016

Disclosed, Partially Disclosed, and Undisclosed: Which Principal are You and Its Implications

Hiring agents has huge benefits for your company. An agent, in essence, is either an employee or outside party that a company hires to carry out tasks or act on its behalf. It promotes efficiency and allows others with expertise to impart that expertise on behalf of your company. However, with agents comes the possibility …

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Contract Liability Through Your Agent: Know What You May Be on the Hook for

Hiring an agent to act on behalf of your company has many benefits. It promotes efficiency, and allows others who may have an expertise in certain fields to use that expertise to the company’s advantage. However, when hiring agents, your company may be exposed to more liability. This is because courts often equate an agent …

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