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California Family Law for Paralegals

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Seventh Edition


Marshall W. Waller

2016. 680 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4548-5224-7. Instructor's Manual with Test Bank, PowerPoint slides.

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About the Book

Focused squarely on the California Family Code, California Family Law for Paralegals, Seventh Edition integrates statutory law and judicial interpretation into a cohesive general discussion of all aspects of the state’s family law. Its practical, straightforward approach is designed to teach the basics to paralegal students, and powerful pedagogy makes it stand apart from most books on California Law. Chapter Overviews and Summaries, exercises, Key Terms, and a glossary combine with examples of all the key Judicial Council forms used in the practice of family law in California. Comprehensive coverage explores all the key topics and developments in this constantly evolving area of the law. Thoroughly updated, the revised Seventh Edition reflects important changes in the law, with new cases and statutes. As a result, all forms have been completely updated.

Key Features:

  • Focused on the California Family Code
  • integrates statutory law and judicial interpretation
  • cohesive discussion of all aspects of family law
  • Practical, straightforward approach designed to teach the basics
  • Includes examples of all key Judicial Council forms used in California family law
  • Powerful pedagogy surpasses most books on California law
  • Chapter Overviews
  • Chapter Summaries
  • Exercises
  • Key Terms
  • Glossary
  • Comprehensive coverage of all key topics and developments
  • Thoroughly updated, the revised Seventh Edition:
  • Reflects changes in the law
  • new cases and statutes
  • Forms completely updated.