Domestic Relations

Introduction to Domestic Relations Law Contracts Related to Marriage Marriage Parenthood
Brief History of Domestic Relations Law
Development of Rights of Women
Governmental Regulation of Marriage
Contracts Preventing or Promoting Marriage
Premarital Agreements/
Antenuptial Contracts
Suits for Breach of Promise to Marry
Cohabitation Agreements
Formal Marriage
Common Law Marriage
Same Sex Marriage
Establishing Paternity
Assisted Reproduction
Unmarried Fathers’ Rights
Adoption
Termination of Parental Rights
Family Relationships Dissolution of the Marriage - Annulment and Divorce Dissolution of the Marriage - Financial Aspects Dissolution of the Marriage - Child Custody and Support
Intra-Family Immunities in Tort Actions
Torts of Minors
Contracts of Minors
Special Rules Governing Minors
Annulment
Nature of Divorce
Separation Agreements
Divorce Jurisdiction
Fault vs. No-Fault Divorce
Property Division
Historical Background of Alimony
Types of Alimony/Spousal Support
Modifications or Termination of Alimony
Tax Considerations
Child Custody
Visitation
Child Support