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Fall 2012
5383 Family Law - OLDHAM- 18005

Professor(s): Thomas Oldham (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Family Law 

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  TTh  Location: 144  TU2

Course Outline: This course generally deals with legal issues relating to parents and children. This includes subjects such as parental rights, medical treatment choices for children, standards for what constitutes child abuse, paternity, adoption, child custody, child support, spousal support, divorce, the lawyer’s role in solving family problems, assisted reproduction, alternate dispute resolution, de facto relationships, and marital agreements.

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First Day Assignments: Tuesday, August 28

Text Pages 19-28; 36-43; 45-66

Photocopied materials pages 1-2

Thursday, August 30

Text Pages 66-112
Photocopied materials pages 2.1-2.6
Texas Family Code Chapter 2

Final Exam Schedule: 12/11 9am-noon  209 BLB  213 BLB  

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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Bar Course: