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1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Arizona on
Q: I have full physical custody & 50% legal in California I moved to Arizona 2 yrs ago can I open a case in az?

1 child moved here already mom won’t allow second child to move

Randi Sirlin
Randi Sirlin answered on Jul 28, 2021

You may be able to do so. You would need to "domesticate the judgment." I recommend you contact an experienced family law attorney to discuss the matter further.

1 Answer | Asked in Patents (Intellectual Property) for Texas on
Q: I designed and made a luggage rack for motorcycles, that has tracks to accept Milwaukee Packout. Am I violating patents?

I hope to market and patent my design, but I’m unsure of my legal justifications (patents)

Peter D. Mlynek
Peter D. Mlynek answered on Jul 28, 2021

Unfortunately, no patent attorney can give you an answer (or even a guess) without doing the necessary searches and other legal work. Sorry, but you will need to reach out to a patent attorney.

You will need some sort of legal opinion. You have two broad options. Firstly, you can get a...
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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: What are parents rights if your child is turning 18 & still in high school?

The boyfriend is very controlling, is a known person that sells & uses illegal drugs. My daughter keeps seeking out to see him and I've caught him in my house without my permission. My daughter is starting 12th grade & will turn 18 in November. She is threatening to leave when she... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jul 28, 2021

On her 18th birthday she has every right to ruin her life unless you think she is incompetent.

1 Answer | Asked in Elder Law and Health Care Law for Kansas on
Q: Can you get a power of attorney removed when they are not taking care of the persons best interest?

My aunt and cousin have dual power of attorney of my grandma and my cousin is making decisions(medically and financially) not in the best interest of my grandma. What can we and my aunt do to take control and take care of grandma?

Theodore David Vicknair Sr.
Theodore David Vicknair Sr. answered on Jul 28, 2021

Yes, as long as your grandmother still has legal capacity (she knows what she is doing), she can revoke the prior POA and appoint someone else. If she does not have capacity, then no. You would have to file a guardianship suit (here in Louisiana we call this "Interdiction") to care for... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning for California on
Q: Where would I be able to find a copy of a trust made 1977-1981, LA County, CA? I am sole executor. I've never seen it.
Julie King
Julie King answered on Jul 28, 2021

Trusts are not public documents so, unless there was a probate matter filed in Probate Court, your best bet would be asking family members if anyone has a copy. You may want to try the court in the county in which the person lived and the county in which the person died (if different) to see if... Read more »

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