Parents, Trusted But Not Trustees or (Foster) Parents as Fiduciaries
Margaret F. Brinig
Notre Dame Law School
February 22, 2011
Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 11-07
Some fifteen years ago, Elizabeth and Robert Scott wrote an important article making the case that parents could be usefully described using a fiduciary model. This paper explains why their model fits foster parents better than biological or adoptive parents, at least in the sense that Tamar Frankel explains in her new book on fiduciary law.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 15
Keywords: Law and economicsworking papers series
Date posted: February 24, 2011
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