Family Law (Aspen Casebook Series)

Family Law (Aspen Casebook Series)

Family Law (Aspen Casebook Series)

A modern and teachable casebook for the family law course, offering comprehensive coverage and a mix of interdisciplinary materials.

Features:

  • Developments on marriage promotion/divorce reform efforts, which include mandated marriage classes
  • Case law on parental alienation/friendly parent provisions with increasing numbers of women losing custody
  • The continuing move away from the marital presumption, with new cases from Kentucky
  • The extension of estoppel principles in parentage decisions, particularly in California and New York
  • Update of states recognizing same-sex partners' parenting rights
  • A brief new section on the right to know biological parents, including the new case in Canada
  • Update on new statutory regulation of surrogacy including limitations to women with established medical need
  • International recognition of assisted reproduction, with new case from France refusing to grant citizenship to child of French parents born to surrogate abroad.

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