Contract Principal

From Open Risk Manual


Contract Principal. The party identified as being the principal or first party to a contract, in the event that the contract distinguishes any party as the principal

In law, the principal is the party that has the primary responsibility in a liability or obligation, as opposed to an endorser, guarantor, or surety.

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