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Author Brown, David W, (David Wayne), 1949-

Title The guardianship book for California : how to become a child's legal guardian / David Brown and Emily Doskow.

Imprint Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2011.


Edition 8th ed.
Description 368 p. ; 28 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction : an overview of guardianships -- Alternatives to a court-ordered guardianship -- Getting started -- Notifying minor's relatives and obtaining their consent -- Preparing forms to file for a guardianship -- Filing and serving the guardianship papers -- Temporary guardianships of a minor's person -- The guardianship investigation -- The hearing : preparing, attending, and what to do afterward -- Guardianship of a minor's estate -- Now that you're a guardian : rights and responsibilities -- Ending the guardianship -- Lawyers and legal research.
Summary "Provides an overview of legal guardianship of minors, plus includes all of the forms and instructions needed to become a legal guardian in California. All forms and statutes are updated in the 8th edition"--Provided by publisher.
Local Note Pas has latest ed. REF & CIRC. PAS: STANDING ORDER (MONO).
Pas ref copy: Provided through a partnership with the L.A. Law Library.
Subject Guardian and ward -- California -- Popular works
Added Author Doskow, Emily
ISBN 9781413313604 (pbk.)
1413313604 (pbk.)
9781413313390 (ebook)
1413313396 (ebook)

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