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Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 3. OBLIGATIONS [1427 - 3272.9]

  ( Heading of Division 3 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 14. )

PART 4. OBLIGATIONS ARISING FROM PARTICULAR TRANSACTIONS [1738 - 3273]

  ( Part 4 enacted 1872. )

TITLE 6. SERVICE [2019 - 2082]

  ( Title 6 enacted 1872. )

CHAPTER 2. Particular Employments [2019 - 2030]

  ( Chapter 2 enacted 1872. )

ARTICLE 2. Agents [2019 - 2022]
  ( Article 2 enacted 1872. )

2019.
  

An agent must not exceed the limits of his actual authority, as defined by the Title on Agency.

(Enacted 1872.)

2020.
  

An agent must use ordinary diligence to keep his principal informed of his acts in the course of the agency.

(Enacted 1872.)

2021.
  

An agent employed to collect a negotiable instrument must collect it promptly, and take all measures necessary to charge the parties thereto, in case of its dishonor; and, if it is a bill of exchange, must present it for acceptance with reasonable diligence.

(Enacted 1872.)

2022.
  

A mere agent of an agent is not responsible as such to the principal of the latter.

(Enacted 1872.)

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