Article 979. Obligations of the heirs of the attorney and liquidator of the legal entity that is the attorney.
In the event of the death of the attorney, his heirs are obliged to notify the principal of the termination of the contract of assignment and take the measures necessary to protect the principal's property, in particular, to keep his belongings and documents, and then transfer this property to the principal. The same obligation lies with the liquidator of the legal entity, who is an attorney.
References to other articles of chapter 49. Assignment: