Resolutions of 1798: Guideposts of Limited Government – Tenth Amendment Center

Resolutions of 1798: Guideposts of Limited Government
Tenth Amendment Center
The law of agency at its most basic level recognizes that an agent can act as such only subject to the consent and control of the principal to whom the agent owes a fiduciary duty (see Restatement [Second] of Agency, sec. 1). Just as A, B, and C, the