Bowstead and Reynolds on Agency 21st edition

Bowstead and Reynolds on Agency 21st edition

Professor Peter G Watts


$799.00 RRP + GST

Date: 06/12/2017

Code: 9780414062078

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM

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Bowstead & Reynolds on Agency is the essential reference source for commercial practitioners. Part of the long-established Common Law Library, this new edition brings together all relevant aspects of law and how they relate to agency agreements, including contract law, administrative law, tort, commercial/company law, the law of property and the conflict of laws.

Frequently cited in courts both in the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth, Bowstead & Reynolds on Agency 21st edition covers the role of both agent and principal and offers explanation, advice and interpretation that will give you a better understanding of the law.

  • Provides full and authoritative interpretation and explanation of the law of agency
  • Goes through the creation of an agency agreement
  • Examines the authority of agents - expressed, implied and presumed
  • Sets out the duties of agents towards their principals, covering both duties of performance and fiduciary duties
  • Covers the rights of agents, including issues of remuneration, indemnity and lien
  • Details the relationships between principals and third parties and agents and third parties
  • Considers the termination of agreements

Table of Contents

  1. Nature of the subject
  2. Creation of agency
  3. Authority of agents
  4. Agency of necessity
  5. Sub-agency
  6. Duties of agents towards their principals
  7. Rights of agents against their principals
  8. Relations between principals and third parties
  9. Relations between agents and third parties
  10. Termination of authority
  11. Commercial agents
  12. A note on the conflict of laws