188. Agency terminated by performance, impossibility or illegality of continuance.

188.     Agency terminated by performance, impossibility or illegality of continuance.

The agency may also be terminated by the conclusion of the agency by performance1, by frustration of the contract2, or by the happening of an event rendering the continuance of the agency unlawful3. On completion of the agency by performance the agent is functus officio, and has no further authority to bind the principal4.