J.D. Program

Family Law and Gender

In your family law section you'll discuss the historical perspective of family and focus on the evolving law regarding same-sex marriage, divorce, the financial consequences of divorce and the laws governing nonmarital relationships. Classes also cover such topics as child custody and child support, adoption, paternity, abuse and neglect and other public-law responses to child welfare.

A Sampling of Course Offerings:

  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Law
  • Gender & Law Colloquium
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Trusts, Wills & Basic Estate Planning

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September 17, 2012