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Fall 2017
5383 Family Law - OLDHAM- 25889

Professor(s): Thomas Oldham (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Family Law 

Time: 6:00p-7:30p  MW  Location: 144  TUII

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: Monday Aug 21-

Text-pp.21-31; 37-42; 46-73
Photocopied materials pp. 1-2

Wednesday Aug. 23

Text-pp. 73-126
Photocopied material pp. 2.1-2.9

Final Exam Schedule: 12/13 6 - 9PM  240 BLB    

This course will have:
Exam:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: Yes

Course Materials (8/14/2017 6:29:38 PM)

Book(s) Required

FAMILY LAW,CS.,CMNTS.+QUEST. | Edition: 7TH 13




Author: KRAUSE




ISBN: 9780314280251




Publication Date: 11/28/2012




Publisher: WEST ACAD





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