North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 48A Minors

Article 1 - Age of Majority.

Article 2 - Certain Contracts of Minors.

  • § 48A-11   Applicability
    This Article applies to any of the following contracts entered into between an unemancipated minor and any third party or parties: (1) A contract pursuant...
  • § 48A-12   No disaffirmance if approved by superior court
    (a) A contract, otherwise valid, of a type described in G.S. 48A‑11, entered into during minority, cannot be disaffirmed on that ground either during the...
  • § 48A-13   Copies of certain documents to be provided
    A parent or guardian, as the case may be, entitled to the physical custody, care, and control of a minor, who enters into a contract...
  • § 48A-14   Financial safeguards in court orders approving contracts
    (a) Notwithstanding any other statute, in an order approving a minor's contract of a type described in G.S. 48A‑11, the court shall require that fifteen...
  • § 48A-15   Financial safeguards when no court order
    (a) Notwithstanding any other statute, for any minor's contract of a type described in G.S. 48A‑11 that is not being submitted for approval by the...
  • § 48A-16   Trust to be established
    (a) The trustee or trustees shall establish a trust pursuant to this section at a bank, savings and loan institution, credit union, brokerage firm, or...
  • § 48A-17   Talent agency contracts
    (a) As used in this Article, the term "talent agency" means a person or corporation who engages in the occupation of procuring, offering, promising, or...
  • § 48A-18   Disaffirmance of talent agency contracts
    A minor cannot disaffirm a contract, otherwise valid, entered into during minority, either during the actual minority of the minor entering into the contract or...