3 hours lecture per week
Recommended Preparation: Credit in or qualification for ENG 100 or ESL 100.
This course covers basic substantive law and procedural aspects in the area known as “family law.” It covers contested and uncontested divorces, domestic violence issues, child abuse and neglect issues as they relate to divorce, and other related areas. Procedural discussions will focus on familiarization with Family Court forms and rules and the distinctions between uncontested and contested divorce procedures as well as post-decree matters. This course prepares the student to assist attorneys in the area of family law.
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