LEG 400-Family Law

This course reviews substantive and procedural law relative todivorce, adoption, guardianship, custody, and other family lawmatters within the jurisdiction of the Probate Court. It covers the legalstatus of children, legal rights of women, illegitimacy and paternityproceedings, as well as divorce procedures and child custody andsupport issues. The course will simulate factual situations using legalconcepts to enhance analytic skills.