Course Description

LAW 317 - Family Law

This course provides an introduction to family law, a body of doctrine and policy the regulates intimate interpersonal relationships. By the end of the semester, students will be able to understand the role and relevant of the Constitution to family law; understand how common law and statutory law regulates family law; synthesize a body of legal rules and principles and apply them to a unique set of facts, and understand the policies that underlie the different rules of family law. The course will pay special attention to race, class, gender and sexual orientation. The majority of the grade will be based on a final exam, adjusted for attendance and discussion participation.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
LaToya Baldwin Clark 20S 317 LEC 1 MTR 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM 4.0 No No

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Frances Olsen 17F 317 LEC 1 MW 10:35 AM - 12:00 PM 3.0 No No
LaToya Baldwin Clark 19S 317 LEC 1 MTR 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM 4.0 No No
Categories
Estate Planning; Family Law; Gender & Sexual Orientation Law; Critical Race Studies; Public Interest Law and Policy;