In some cases, parents can be held liable for the acts of their children. Generally, this liability only applies during certain ages of the child’s life. When applicable, the parents will become parties to criminal cases or civil lawsuits in lieu of their children.
When you become a court-appointed guardian or conservator, you are required to perform certain duties. Among these are the duty to manage assets, file income tax and make living arrangements for the protected person. The conservator, or guardian, also has an important obligation to report to the court.
Many high-profile self-defense cases have graced the headlines over the past few years. Self-defense laws have become been a central issue in the national discussion about gun rights. The states are split when it comes to how self-defense is regulated.