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Spring 2014
5397 Immigration and Family Law - HEPPARD/BECK- 23716

Professor(s): Janet Heppard (CLINICAL FACULTY)
Janet Beck (CLINICAL FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 
Family Law

Time: 4:00p-5:30p  MWLocation: TUII-211 

Course Outline: In this class, students will learn about and work individually and in groups to find legal solutions to hypothetical situations where family-based immigration law and family law (e.g. marriage, divorce, adoption, domestic violence, the Hague Convention and Suits Affecting the Parent Child Relationship) intersect. They will develop practical skills that will enable them to successfully represent clients who are seeking immigration benefits through a family member while learning the areas of family law that may affect their immigration client.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota = 20

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/05 4-7pm  240 TU2    

This course will have:
Exam:
Paper:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Writing Requirement: No