CHILD CUSTODY ISSUES
(LAWI-4083) - 2 UNITS

This course will explore the basics of California law related to child custody, the practical mechanics of custody litigation, interstate and international issues, related litigation in probate and dependency courts, the roles of the different professionals involved, paternity issues and Constitutional considerations, the impact of domestic violence and recent developments. The focus throughout will be on student analysis and debate of underlying policy concerns.

Prerequisites:
None