TERMIUM Plus®

The Government of Canada’s terminology and linguistic data bank.

CUSTOMARY AUTHORITY [1 record]

Record 1 2015-10-26

English

Subject field(s)
  • Law of Contracts (common law)
CONT

Customary authority ... Where an agent is employed to act for his principal in a certain place, market, or business, then the agent is impliedly authorised to act according to the usages and customs of such place, market, or business.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Droit des contrats (common law)
OBS

Parfois pris pour habituel, usuel, conforme à des habitudes régnantes (mais variables), aux mœurs.

Spanish

Save record 1

Copyright notice for the TERMIUM Plus® data bank

© Public Works and Government Services Canada, 2021
TERMIUM Plus®, the Government of Canada's terminology and linguistic data bank
A product of the Translation Bureau

Features

Language Portal of Canada

Access a collection of Canadian resources on all aspects of English and French, including quizzes.

Writing tools

The Language Portal’s writing tools have a new look! Easy to consult, they give you access to a wealth of information that will help you write better in English and French.

Glossaries and vocabularies

Access Translation Bureau glossaries and vocabularies.

Date Modified: