Bibliographic Details

Practical global family law : United States, China, and Italy / Janet Leach Richards, Chen Wei (with Lei Wenbi, Pi Xijun, and Ran Qiyu), Lorella dal Pezzo.

Author / Creator Richards, Janet.
Imprint Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2009.
Description xxii, 294 p. ; 23 cm.
Language English
Series Carolina Academic Press contextual approach series
Contextual approach series in comparative law.
Subject Domestic relations -- United States.
Domestic relations -- China.
Domestic relations -- Italy.
Domestic relations.
China.
Italy.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7691060
Other authors / contributors Chen, Wei.
Dal Pezzo, Lorella.
ISBN 9781594604348 (alk. paper)
1594604347 (alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-281) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Roadmap to a contextual comparative law journey
  • Three legal systems on three continents
  • Sources of law
  • Case facts
  • Whether to divorce : the divorce process
  • Grounds for divorce
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child supportort payments
  • Property division
  • Spousal support
  • Additional considerations : antenuptial agreements, settlement agreements, appeals, attorney fees
  • Closing perspectives : the final divorce decree.