legal guardian


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Noun1.legal guardian - a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefitlegal guardian - a person (or institution) to whom legal title to property is entrusted to use for another's benefit
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
fiduciary - a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary; "it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain"
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Fifty-eight unaccompanied minors, whose legal guardian is the director of the social welfare services, have been placed in foster families this year, Hope For Children CRC Policy Centre said on Wednesday.
The law enables a putative father or legal guardian to attempt to interfere with a woman's constitutional right to terminate a pregnancy.
In her lawsuit, the woman stated that based on the UAE law, if a woman is above 18 and her legal guardian refuses to let her marry, she has the right to refer the matter to a judge.
Summary: Lawyers of the Tripoli Bar Association will strike Thursday in protest of a recent decision to appoint a legal guardian to oversee exam results for entry into the body.
Under current law, only a parent, grandparent, legal guardian of the individual, or a court can establish a special needs trust in contrast to other parts of the law, such as the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (H.
We note that where a legal guardian, conservator, or other person has the sole authority under state law to make decisions related to the individual's care, the state must comply with the decisions of the legal surrogate.
The last thing she needs, she says, is a legal guardian.
This travel, however, does not always occur with both parents or with every legal guardian of the minor.
Minors traveling without their parents or a legal guardian are now entitled to receive the full attention and assistance of UTair flight attendants from the moment of check-in at the airport of departure to the moment they are met by responsible parties at the airport of destination.
The legal guardian (usually a family member) must accept the hospital's decision (though both the individual and the guardian have legal recourse to subsequently challenge the decision).
A case in point is an incident recently in which a Saudi judge barred a female lawyer from his courtroom because she did not have a legal guardian accompanying her.
New York, June 11 ( ANI ): Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe could be the legal guardian of Paris if the teenager wants it, but she is reportedly not going to fight Katherine Jackson over her daughter's custody because she has too much respect for the late King of Pop and his mother.