568
LAW

Family Law

Law School Description

A practical introduction to the law governing the formation, maintenance, and dissolution of the family. Topics include marriage, annulment, divorce, alimony, property division, marriage agreements, and child custody. The course focuses on Hawai`i statutes and case law, within the context of common law and recent constitutional doctrine.

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Legal forms of—and responses to—formation, maintenance, and dissolution of the family. Marriage, annulment, divorce, alimony, separation agreements, child custody and adoption, parentage.

Credit Limit

3

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Family Law

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Annually
Varies
Part Time
Every Other Year
Varies

Effective Since

Spring
1976

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Lecture/Discussion (LED)

Major Restrictions

Law