Minors’ Contracts In The Entertainment Industry

Issues relating to minors’ contracts are becoming increasingly important, as more and more young people under the age of 18 are being employed in the entertainment industry. How does the law address the contracts minors enter into? It is important to note that the majority of entertainment industry contracts are formed in the jurisdictions of California and New York. This blog will discuss the enforceability of minors’ contracts in the California jurisdiction. WHAT IS THE LAW? Generally, a minor does not have the capacity to bind himself or herself by contract. The minor may void his contracts at [...]