Power of Attorney for a Minor Child

Power of Attorney for a Minor Child

What is a Power of Attorney for a Minor Child? • A Power of Attorney appoints a person called the Attorney in Fact to step into the shoes of the parent and make decisions for the minor child. A Power of Attorney does not create a guardianship. The Power of Attorney...
Can I Get An Annulment?

Can I Get An Annulment?

What Is An Annulment? An annulment is a legal proceeding to declare that a marriage never happened. Only marriages between certain people can be annulled. Is An Annulment Right For Me? Marriages may be annulled if one of the following situations occur: 1. A spouse is...
Getting Child Support

Getting Child Support

Getting Child Support If you are on public assistance and have physical custody of your child, you will be required to do the following: • Assign your right to collect child support over to the state• Cooperate with county social services• Cooperate with the child...
Help! How Do I Change The Amount Of Child Support

Help! How Do I Change The Amount Of Child Support

Who Can I Call to Help Me Change the Amount?  The Child Support Enforcement Agency • Eight multi-county offices across the state: Fargo, Grand Forks, Bismarck, Devils Lake, Williston, Jamestown, Dickinson, Minot• Services are free to anyone• The process is slow; there...
What is paternity?

What is paternity?

Paternity The father-child relationship is established between a man and a child by: An unrebutted presumption of the man’s paternity  An acknowledgment of paternity  An adjudication of paternity  An adoption When Is A Man Presumed To Be The Father? There is a...