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What is the rationale in allowing express oral agencies (i.e., no prior written contract) to bind principals by the promises or acts of an agent to a third party? Why isn't it just a requirement that all types of agency be in writing?

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What is the rationale in allowing express oral agencies (i.e., no prior written contract) to bind principals by the promises or acts of an agent to a third party? Why isn't it just a requirement that all types of agency be in writing?

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