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Winter 2017 Section Report Now Available

The Winter 2017 edition of the Family Law Section Report is now available for download in the Members Only section of the website. The Family Law Section Report is published quarterly and is available electronically to members of the State Bar Family Law Section. Live links to cases cited in the Section Report are provided exclusively by Thomson West. For more information, please contact us at info@sbotfam.org.

Table of Contents

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR

Cindy Tisdale, Section Chair

TABLE OF CASES

IN THE LAW REVIEWS AND LEGAL PUBLICATIONS

IN BRIEF

Family Law From Around the Nation, Jimmy L. Verner, Jr.

COLUMNS

OBITER DICTA, Charles N. Geilich
PSYCHOLOGICAL ISSUES: Did You Review the Expert’s CV?, John A. Zervopoulos, Ph.D., J.D., ABBP
FINANCIAL PLANNING ISSUES: 6 Essential Work/Life Balance Tips for Women in Business Christy Adamcik Gammill, CDFA

ARTICLES

Chapter 35 Non-Parent Authorization to Consent for Care of Child, Natalie L. Webb
Right of First Refusal in Custody Cases, Jonathan James
Across State Lines – Interstate Divorces in Texas, Carson Steinbauer
Faultless Father vs. Thwarting Mother – Resolution:Father Protected but Only if He’s Nearly Perfect, Ryan Weger

CASE DIGESTS

DIVORCE
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Spousal Maintenance and Alimony
Property Division
Retirement Benefits
Enforcement of Property Division

SAPCR
Procedure and Jurisdiction
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Conservatorship
Child Support
Modification
Child Support Enforcement
Removal of Child/Termination of Parental Rights
Adoption

MISCELLANEOUS