meaning of AGENCY OF NECESSITY

AGENCY OF NECESSITY meaning in Law Dictionary

term sometimes put on the sort of implied company which allows a wife to procure what exactly is sensibly essential for her maintenance and support on her behalf husband’s credit and also at their expenditure, when he fails to make appropriate provision on her behalf necessities. Bostwick v. Brower, 22 Misc. Rep. 709, 49 N. Y. Supp. 1046.