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2019-2020 Online Catalog 
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LGL 230 - Family Law

In this course, students will examine issues and procedures in matrimonial and family law matters. Topics include ethnical considerations for the attorney and paralegal in family law, premarital agreements, formation and dissolution of marriage, divorce grounds and procedures, spousal and child support, division of property, separation agreements, child custody, legal status of children, adoption, and contemporary issues in the field of family law. Students will become familiar with the forms and documents used in the family law practice.
Prerequisite: LGL 101  
3 lecture hours per week
3 credit hours