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Family Law: The Essentials / Edition 3

Family Law: The Essentials / Edition 3

by William P. Statsky
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This is the "Essentials" version of the market leader in family law texts. Brief and concise, this edition provides accurate coverage with an emphasis on practical skills and techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2901285420591
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 02/24/2014
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

William Statsky is a member of both the ethics committee and the advisory council for the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, as well as an instructor of online courses at Thomas Edison State College in Trenton, New Jersey. He is the author of numerous groundbreaking legal textbooks for paralegals and was a member of the transition team for then President-Elect Ronald Reagan. Mr. Statsky holds a master of law degree (LL.M) in urban affairs, as well as a juris doctorate degree (J.D.).

Table of Contents

The Scope of Family Law Practice. Breach of Promise to Marry, the Heart Balm Statute, and Contracts Restraining Marriage. Antenuptial Agreements of Cohabitation Agreements. Annulment. Separation Agreements: Legal Issues and Drafting Options. Child Custody. Child Support. Divorce, Judicial Separation, and Separate Maintenance. Divorce Procedure. Tax Consequences of Separation and Divorce. The Legal Rights of Women. Illegitimacy and Paternity Proceedings. The Legal Status of Children. Adoption. Surrogacy and the New Science of Motherhood. Torts. Glossary. Index.

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