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Call # KF505.Z9 K7 2007
Author Krause, Harry D., 1932-
Title Family law in a nutshell / by Harry D. Krause, David D. Meyer
Imprint St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, c2007
Edition 5th ed
Book Cover
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Descript. xliii, 364 p. ; 19 cm
Series West nutshell series
Nutshell series
Note Includes index
Subject Domestic relations -- United States
Contents Pt. 1. Perspectives. Sources and applications of family law -- The new family and the new constitutional law -- Pt. 2. Creation of the marriage relationship. Marriage regulation : substantive requirements -- Marriage formalities and informal (common law) marriage -- Effects of non-compliance with marriage regulation -- Unmarried cohabitation -- Variability of the marriage contract -- Part 3. Spousal rights and obligations in the ongoing marriage. Husband and wife in the ongoing marriage : support and property -- Husband and wife in the ongoing marriage : names, torts, and crimes -- Part 4. Creation of the parent and child relationship. Legitimacy, Illegitimacy, paternity and the unmarried father's custodial rights -- Adoption -- Assisted reproduction -- Part 5. The parent and child relationship. Parental authority and obligations -- Child support -- Child abuse and neglect -- Child custody and visitation -- Part 6. Termination of marital status. Divorce, traditional style -- Annulment -- Divorce jurisdiction and recognition of out-of-state divorces -- Divorce reform : mission overachieved? -- Part 7. Economic consequences of divorce. Alimony -- Division of property on divorce -- Separation agreements
Alt Author Meyer, David D
Alt Title Family law
OCLC # 166331759