Definition of SPONSOR,


SPONSOR,

civil law. He who intervenes for another voluntarily
and without being requested. The engagement which he enters into is only
accessory to the principal. Vide Dig. 17, 1, 18; Nov. 4, ch. 1 Code de Com.
art. 158, 159; Code Nap. 1236 Wolff, Inst. §1556.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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