implied authority


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implied authority

A principal grants the agent implied authority when there is an implied agency. See implied agency.

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With this scenario in mind, the case law on apparent and implied authority is examined with reference to the prospect of agent self-authorization.
Cascades acknowledged that, based on AIA's agency agreement with West Bend, Nick Newton had no actual or implied authority to issue the workers' compensation policy before its approval by West Bend.
The heart of physician identity theft is misusing physician prescribing power and the implied authority and legitimacy of their names to shield illegal activity.
The court thus concluded that local governments had implied authority under the Act to ban all billboards and that the city's ordinance was valid.
Any adult acting as an escort will, in the public gaze, be viewed as acting with the full acquiescence of the council and hence with its implied authority.
In Winter, the Navy had given the contractor every indication that a Resident Officer in Charge of Contracts (ROICC), who was also the Project Manager (PM), had express or at least implied authority to make contract modifications during the course of performance of a facility renovation contract.
The lawsuit alleges that the coupons from the 2004 State Fair were "pilfered after IMIM took possession of them and with the express or implied authority of IMIM by its employees who, in turn, released the coupons for sale through a network of clandestine agents.
Players are therefore entitled to rely on the word of a coach who has implied authority and creates an expectation that they will be given contracts.
At the end of a 23-page written judgement, Mr Justice Tugendhat concluded that 'Sanderson had no actual implied authority to enter into the agreement' but that he 'did have apparent or ostensible authority' because the council had allowed Sanderson to be seen as representing it in various negotiations.
Limited exceptions on the requirement of actual authority exist for implied authority, estoppel, and imputed knowledge.
Whoever is authorized to hire personnel has implied authority to fire them, Another rule is that any delegation of local government authority must be authorized by statute, and the mere exercise of authority by another agency does not in itself prove a delegation.
But the league contended that at least an implied authority was given to the directors of ITV Digital to do whatever was necessary to obtain the broadcasting rights, which were vital to the success of the joint venture.