GENERAL LEGAL PRINCIPLES; AGENCY – Employer Responsibility
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1400.02000 – Employer Responsibility
Sarka failed to present evidence that the Independent Party Reviewer, who conducted the fact-finding hearing, was an agent of the University. Sarka’s belief that the Independent Party Reviewer was an agent does not suffice to support an allegation of agency. Mere surprise is insufficient to impose liability based on a theory of apparent authority.