Family Law

Credits: 3.00
Faculty: Anita Bernstein, Lauren Fielder, Marsha Garrison, Cynthia Godsoe, Susan Hazeldean, Joan G. Wexler

This course explores the relationship between the family and the state. Specific topics will be selected by the instructor from among the following: premarital regulation, antenuptial agreements, marriage, nontraditional families, parent-child relationships, adoption, termination of parental rights, divorce, property distribution, support, custody, and separation agreements.

Grading and Method of Evaluation:

Letter grade with pass/fail option. Final exam. For winter session students will have a take home exam.