Family Law

A study of the legal problems involved in the formation, continuation, and dissolution of the relationship of husband and wife, and the legal problems arising from the relationship of parent to child. Among the topics that may be discussed are are engagements; marriage requirements; marital rights and responsibilities; divorce; property distribution; child support; maintenance; parental rights; paternity; legitimacy; custody; adoption; and modern methods of conception.

Course Information
Course #: LAW 340
Program: JD
Course Type: JD Elective
Area of Study: Family Law
Credit Hours: Three credit hours.