Emancipation

Emancipation

First, what is emancipation?  Emancipation is the process by which a court determines that you meet the statutory requirements to become a “legal” adult before the ordinary age of majority.   What is the age of majority and what does that mean for you?  The age of majority is 18.  When you turn 18 you…

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Don’t Sign That Agreement!

Hey all.  Jammie Wacenske, the family law attorney, here with a Public Service Announcement: DON’T SIGN THAT! Here lately, I have seen TOO MANY separation agreements cross my desk where one side has an attorney and the other doesn’t. Then, the one without an attorney calls or seeks legal advice AFTER the document has been…

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