Expert commentary. Written in plain English, each chapter provides expert analysis of the procedural and substantive requirements for handling almost all family-law matters. This includes the analysis of all relevant case law, statutes, procedural rules, and secondary sources. With over 8,000 case citations alone, the Family Law Handbook gives you the complete and up-to-date explanation of how family-law practice works.
Broad scope. Whether you’re filing a suit for conservatorship, modifying a possession order, or enforcing a child-support order, the Family Law Handbook will explain each unique family-law process and provide you with the critical analysis you need to practice family law. Check out our Table of Contents!
Time-saving format. The Family Law Handbook is organized by the kind of suit you’re handling, and each chapter provides a chronological outline format, with bold headings, that is incredibly easy to follow. You will also find margin tabs for each subchapter, so you can find what you need fast.
Helpful extras. In addition to the thorough legal analysis provided by the Family Law Handbook, there is so much more to benefit from. In the book, you will find tables that summarize complex information; flow charts that step you through difficult family-law processes; detailed examples that apply specific legal concepts; and practice tips and caution notes that highlight critical areas of law and offer practical guidance for avoiding costly mistakes.
New Features for 2018
- Updated with 2017 legislation, including over 500 changes to the Family Code.
- New case law from the courts of appeals, Texas Supreme Court, and U.S. Supreme Court.
- Texas Rules of Civil Procedure changes.
- Relevant U.S.C. amendments.
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