§ 6600 A minor is civilly liable for a wrong done by the minor, but is not …
§ 6601 A minor may enforce the minor’s rights by civil action or other legal …
§ 6602 A contract for attorney’s fees for services in litigation, made by or …

Terms Used In California Codes > Family Code > Division 11 > Part 2

  • Bureau: means the Cemetery and Funeral Bureau. See California Government Code 50833
  • city: means the county or city having jurisdiction over the land. See California Government Code 51104
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Parcel: means that portion of an assessor's parcel that is timberland, as defined. See California Government Code 51104
  • Timber: means trees of any species maintained for eventual harvest for forest products purposes, whether planted or of natural growth, standing or down, on privately or publicly owned land, including Christmas trees, but does not mean nursery stock. See California Government Code 51104
  • Timberland: means privately owned land, or land acquired for state forest purposes, which is devoted to and used for growing and harvesting timber, or for growing and harvesting timber and compatible uses, and which is capable of growing an average annual volume of wood fiber of at least 15 cubic feet per acre. See California Government Code 51104