LGL 117 Family Law

Studies elements of a valid marriage, grounds for divorce and annulment, separation, defenses, custody, support, adoptions and applicable tax consequences. Includes property settlement, pre- and ante-nuptial agreements, pleadings and rules of procedure. May include specific federal and Virginia consumer laws. Prerequisite: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111. Lecture 3 hours per week. Generally offered fall.