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Fall 2017 Section Report Now Available

The Fall 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: Pierce the Expert’s Story, John A. Zervopoulos, Ph.D., J.D., ABBP
FINANCIAL PLANNING ISSUES: Navigating Through the Financial Aspects of Divorce – Before and After Christy Adamcik Gammill, SDFA

ARTICLES

Marital Property Liability – Post Tedder, Tom Featherston
Enforcement Delayed is Often Justice Denied: The Changes to TFC ยง 9.007(c), Chris Nickelson
Yours, Mine, or Ours? Dealing with a Jointly-Owned Separate Property House During Divorce, Jodi Bender
Constitutional Concerns Created by the Indian Child Welfare Act, Elicia Grilley Green

CASE DIGESTS

DIVORCE
Jurisdiction and Procedure
Validity of Marriage
Common Law Marriage
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Property Division
Enforcement of Property Division

SAPCR
Procedure and Jurisdiction
Temporary Orders
Conservatorship
Child Support
Modification
Child Support Enforcement
Removal of Child/Termination of Parental Rights

MISCELLANEOUS