Written by attorney Douglas James Pettibone

Parental Liability for the Acts of a Minor Child

This article addresses when a parent is responsible for the tortious acts of their minor child. Generally, a parent does not have any liability for a tort committed by their child. However, there a few limited exceptions.

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