Practical global family law : United States, China, and Italy /

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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
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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.