Course Details

Family Law

This course examines the regulation of family relationships by the state, including obligations in an intact family, the law of marriage and dissolution of marriage, property division and spousal maintenance upon divorce, alternative child custody standards, the enforcement of child support awards, nontraditional families, adoption, and several issues of legal parentage, including parentage of children conceived by assisted reproduction. Registration Requirements: No prerequisites Teaching Methods: Case Studies, Class Participation, Discussion, Group Work, Lecture, Readings, Simulation/Role-Play Evaluation Methods: Class Participation, Final Exam, Course Materials: Harris, Teitelbaum & Carbone, Family Law (4th ed. 2010). ISBN-10: 0735579717, Supplemental Readings on Blackboard

Catalog Number: PPTYTORT 620
Practice Areas: Family Law Practice AreaProperty Practice Area
Additional Course Information: Open to First Year Students


Course History

Spring 2017
Title: Family Law
Faculty: Yuracko, Kimberly A. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 33

Spring 2016
Title: Family Law
Faculty: Yuracko, Kimberly A. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 39