Legal Advice for Emancipation of Minors — 9 results
Written by attorney Peter Morris, 11 months ago.
(a) Procedure. - The procedure in actions for custody and support of minor children shall be as in civil actions, except as provided in this section and in G.S. 50-19. In this G.S. 50-13.5... more
Written by attorney Michael Welsh, 9 months ago.
What follows shall guide you through the process of obtaining an order from a court in Georgia of emancipation. Emancipation is a difficult process that is not granted very often. The... more
Written by attorney Jeffery Haupt, 9 months ago.
Last year the Indiana legislature had decided that a change to the Emancipation statute was necessary (perhaps with some push from the Child Support Offices throught the State). Indiana was... more
Written by attorney Michael Bugni, about 4 years ago.
Minor emancipation is quite rare. It can be initiated (in Juvenile Court) by parent or child. Usually it's the child who petitions, for reasons of financial independence, or, for example,... more
Written by attorney Mary Brown, almost 3 years ago.
Emancipated means â€œfree from restraint, control, or the power of another.â€ New York law defines an emancipated minor as being between the ages of 16 and 21.
Written by attorney Mary Commander, over 4 years ago.
Who Can File? Any minor who has reached the age of sixteen or any parent or guardian of such a minor can file. Where Do You File? A petition is filed in the Juvenile and Domestic Relations... more
Written by attorney Mary Milek, about 3 years ago.
In Mississippi, child support is paid until a child reaches
the age of 21, unless the minor has otherwise emancipated himself/herself.
(8) (a) The duty of
support of a child... more
Written by attorney Sean Mccumber, over 3 years ago.
can be wronged, they can wrong, and they can be in need of protection or
relief. However, it is well-recognized
that minors lack the capacity to bring legal actions or defend... more
Written by attorney Jennifer Johnson, about 4 years ago.
Myth: On my childs 18th birthday,
I can stop paying child support.
Fact: According to
the child support guidelines, a parent has a duty to support a minor child until
the child reaches the... more