The best ways to avoid the potential risks of an agency contract are: What are the obligations of the parties under the agency contract? In areas of social difficulty, the courts have declared that an agency without an agreement exists. The agency relationship would then have been implied « by law ». Children in most countries can buy necessary items – food or medical services – on their parents` behalf. Long-standing social policy considers it desirable for the head of the family to support his relatives and for the courts to avoid the costs for the head of the family to ensure the well-being of relatives . . .