General Contracts Articles

  • This article defines a contract and discusses some of the common legal issues in contract law.
  • Improving your home is a key part of home ownership. When using a contractor understanding the contract is key.
  • At 18, your child may enter into contracts and sign legal documents for herself. As she becomes an adult, she may wish to give you some access to information and authority to make decisions in order to have your continued help. For example, she can put in place a HIPAA release authorization form, an advance health care directive, and a durable general power of attorney.
  • A power of attorney is a document in which you give someone legal authority to act for you.
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