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Family Law (LAWS 5730)

Course Info

This survey course covers law relating to the creation, functioning, and dissolution of the family as a legal unit. Topics include legitimacy, adoption, procreative rights, cohabitation, marriage, family obligations, division of marital property, divorce and annulment, and child custody. Particular attention is given to the social forces that affect the development of rules and policies.

Professors

Prof. Amy Keating is an Adjunct Professor of Law and an attorney for Zashin & Rich Co., LPA, who teaches Family Law.

Prof. Christopher Reynolds is an Adjunct Professor of Law and an attorney for Zashin & Rich Co., LPA, who teaches Family Law.

Syllabus

Please see your messages from the Registrar for instructions on accessing the online course.

Textbook

** No Text Required **

Study Aids

These study aids are available online.  Please click the hyperlinked title to view them. For instructions on how to use the specific platforms, including troubleshooting, please view Andy Dorchak's Study Aids Research Guide.

Audio Guides

CALI

The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) Family Law lessons are available on the CALI Website.

If you do not have a CALI account, please contact the reference librarian for assistance.