Environmental Law

Environmental Law

by West Publishing Company

Paperback(Older Edition)

$21.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780314242853
Publisher: West Group
Publication date: 01/28/1999
Series: Law School Legends Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Product dimensions: 8.42(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Casebook Table
vii
Cappsule Outline 1(1)
Introduction
1(2)
10-5-2 Hour Study Guide for Family Law
3(2)
PART ONE: THE MARITAL RELATIONSHIP
Nature of Marital Relationship [§1]
5(1)
Achieving Marital Status [§2]
5(1)
Formalities Surrounding Marriage [§8]
6(3)
Marriage License [§9]
6(1)
Solemnization [§13]
7(1)
Non-Compliance with Licensing Requirements [§16]
7(1)
Covenant Marriage [§19.1]
8(1)
Common Law Marriage [§20]
9(2)
Requirements of Common Law Marriage [§21]
9(1)
Common Law Marriage by Choice of Law Principles [§25]
10(1)
Proof of Relationship [§27]
11(1)
Effect of Common Law Marriage [§28]
11(1)
Co-Existence of Common Law Marriage and Ceremonial Marriage Schemes [§29]
11(1)
Marriage By Registration or By Contract [§30]
11(1)
Marriage By Proxy [§31]
11(1)
Impediments to Marriage [§32]
12(7)
Void and Voidable Marriages [§33]
12(1)
Impediments and Procedural Requirements Distinguished [§36]
12(1)
Marriage in Another State [§37]
12(1)
Incestuous Relationships [§38]
13(1)
Nonage [§44]
14(1)
Pre-Existing Marriage [§47]
14(2)
Mental Capacity [§53]
16(1)
Physical Requirements [§60]
17(1)
Civil Death Statutes [§66]
18(1)
Relationship Between Impediments and Grounds for Annulment [§70]
19(1)
Conflict of Laws Problems [§71]
19(1)
Broadening of Common Law Rule: Rule of Validation [§72]
19(1)
Narrowing of Common Law Rule [§73]
19(1)
Defense of Marriage Act [§77.1]
20(1)
Promises to Marry and Their Breach [§78]
20(1)
Pre-Marital Gifts [§79]
20(1)
Restraints on Marriage [§80]
21(1)
Restraints Imposed by Wills [§81]
21(1)
Non-Marital Relationship [§83]
21(4)
Recognition of Right to Contract [§84]
21(1)
Marvin Rejected [§86]
22(1)
Marvin Partially Accepted [§87]
22(1)
Implications on Homosexual Relationships [§88]
22(1)
Equitable Division of Property in Non-Marital Relationship [§91]
22(1)
Law School Exam Approach [§92]
23(2)
PART TWO: MARITAL BREAKDOWN
Methods to End Marriage [§93]
25(26)
Annulment [§94]
25(5)
Divorce [§132]
30(15)
Marital Remedies Short of Divorce [§232]
45(6)
PART THREE: ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF MARITAL DISSOLUTION
Economic Issues in Divorce [§257]
51(30)
Jurisdiction to Make Finacial Orders [§258]
51(1)
Economic and Other Issues During Pendency of Action [§260]
51(2)
Property Distribution [§268]
53(11)
Alimony [§323]
64(6)
Child Support [§358]
70(2)
Health and Life Insurance [§369]
72(1)
Marital Agreements [§371]
73(3)
Enforcement of Awards [§392]
76(5)
PART FOUR: PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP---CUSTODY AND VISITATION
Custody Upon Divorce [§405]
81(8)
Custody Defined [§406]
81(1)
Custody Jurisdiction [§407]
81(2)
Temporary Custody [§415]
83(1)
Standard for Awarding Custody: Best Intersts of Child [§417]
83(3)
Joint custody [§435]
86(1)
Agreement for Custody [§439]
87(1)
Review on Appeal [§440]
87(1)
Rights of Unwed Father to Custody [§441]
87(1)
Removal from the Jurisdiction [§442]
87(1)
Custody Award to Non-Parents [§443]
88(1)
Modification of Custody Award [§445]
88(1)
Visitation Rights [§447]
89(4)
Grandparents [§448]
89(1)
Other Third Persons [§448.1]
89(1)
Unwed Fathers [§449]
90(1)
Restrictions During Visitation [§450]
90(1)
Relationship Between Visitation and Support [§452]
90(1)
Remedies for Non-Compliance [§453]
90(3)
PART FIVE: PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP---TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS AND ADOPTION
Termination of Parental Rights [§454]
93(3)
No Adoption Until Parental Rights Terminated [§455]
93(1)
Involuntary Termination by Court Order [§460]
94(2)
Adoption [§469]
96(2)
Caveat: Parental Rights Must First Be Terminated [§470]
96(1)
Jurisdiction Over Adoption Proceedings [§471]
96(1)
Who May Adopt [§472]
96(1)
Who May Be Adopted [§473]
96(1)
Standard to Allow Adoption [§476]
97(1)
Consequences of Adoption [§479]
97(1)
Equitable Adoption [§482]
98(1)
Access to Adoption Records [§483]
98(1)
Foster Care [§484]
98(3)
Contractual Arrangement [§485]
99(1)
Rights of Foster Parents [§486]
99(2)
PART SIX: PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP---ILLEGITIMACY AND PATERNITY
Definition of Legitimacy [§487]
101(2)
Common Law Rule [§488]
101(1)
Modern Trend: Encourages Legitimation [§489]
101(1)
Equality of Rights by Constitutional Decision [§496]
102(1)
Adverse Consequences May Fall on Parents [§504]
103(1)
Paternity Proceedings [§505]
103(4)
Who May Bring Action [§506]
103(1)
Jurisdiction Over Defendant [§507]
103(1)
Statute of Limitations [§508]
104(1)
Evidence Issues [§509]
104(1)
Effect of Determining Paternity [§515]
105(2)
Practice Multiple Choice Questions and Answers
107(8)
Practice Essay Questions and Suggested Analysis
115(12)
Case Squibs
127(12)
Table of Cases
139(6)
Index
145

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