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This chapter contains several articles concerning agency. It is divided into three sections. The first section concerns the general provisions, and contains articles that include the scope of agency, principle of applicable law for different types of agency, and the sources of the power of agency. The second section relates to direct agency. This section contains articles such as those on the effect of direct agent, and the principal's right of retroactive ratification for unauthorized agency. The third section of the chapter deals with indirect agency, and contains articles that include the definition of indirect agency, and the principal's right of intervention.

Keywords: direct agency; indirect agency; unauthorized agency



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