International Survey of Family Law 2012 Edition

Edited by: Bill Atkin

This book is the International Society of Family Law's annual review of developments in family law around the world. Written by leading academics and family law experts, each article is accompanied by a French language abstract. The 2012 edition covers important developments in over 20 countries, written by leading academics and family law experts. The contributions in this edition include: a new children's law in Botswana * present legislation on adoption in China and its reform proposals * the rules on the administration of community property in Poland * the reform of maintenance and divorce laws in Samoa * critical views on the performance of foster care in Slovenia * the Sri Lankan general law of marriage * premarital agreements in the United States.

446 pages

Publication Date: 9/30/2012
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781846613319