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Determination Of Property Rights Upon Divorce In South Carolina: An Exploration And Recommendation, Randall M. Chastain, James B. Henry, B. Perry Woodside Dec 1981

Determination Of Property Rights Upon Divorce In South Carolina: An Exploration And Recommendation, Randall M. Chastain, James B. Henry, B. Perry Woodside

South Carolina Law Review

No abstract provided.


Bankruptcy Court Jurisdiction To Modify Alimony Payments Of Chapter 13 Debtors, Peter Swiecicki Apr 1981

Bankruptcy Court Jurisdiction To Modify Alimony Payments Of Chapter 13 Debtors, Peter Swiecicki

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform

This article examines a bankruptcy court's power to modify a chapter 13 debtor's alimony payments. Part I discusses the bankruptcy court's jurisdiction in chapter 13 cases and the connection between the chapter 13 case and alimony modification proceedings. It then outlines the domestic relations limitation and the resulting conflict between bankruptcy courts and state courts with respect to alimony modification. Part II analyzes various arguments for and against allowing bankruptcy courts to hear alimony modification requests in chapter 13 cases. This analysis reveals that any state interests are far outweighed by the substantial benefits to be gained from consolidating the …


Family Law: Ought A Professional Degree Be Divisible As Property Upon Divorce?, Beth H. Lamb Mar 1981

Family Law: Ought A Professional Degree Be Divisible As Property Upon Divorce?, Beth H. Lamb

William & Mary Law Review

No abstract provided.


Parenting At And After Divorce: A Search For New Models, Carol S. Bruch Mar 1981

Parenting At And After Divorce: A Search For New Models, Carol S. Bruch

Michigan Law Review

A Review of Surviving the Breakup: How Children and Parents Cope with Divorce by Judith S. Wallerstein and Joan Berlin Kelly


Analytical And Comparative Variations On Selected Provisions Of Book One Of The Louisiana Civil Code With Special Consideration Of The Role Of Fault In The Determination Of Marital Disputes, Thomas E. Carbonneau Jan 1981

Analytical And Comparative Variations On Selected Provisions Of Book One Of The Louisiana Civil Code With Special Consideration Of The Role Of Fault In The Determination Of Marital Disputes, Thomas E. Carbonneau

Journal Articles

This article is intended to be a type of "structuralist" commentary upon selected provisions in Book I of the Louisiana Civil Code. Its sole purpose is to illustrate, both for pedagogical and doctrinal reasons, some of the analytical difficulties to which these code provisions might give rise when they are read in a close textual fashion. It should be emphasized that this study is a textual commentary and not a historical assessment of the sources or origins of the code texts – the latter analysis is outside the purview of the present endeavor.

Accordingly, this article consists of a critical …


Property Division And Alimony Awards: A Survey Of Statutory Limitations On Judicial Discretion, Mary Jane Connell Jan 1981

Property Division And Alimony Awards: A Survey Of Statutory Limitations On Judicial Discretion, Mary Jane Connell

Fordham Law Review

No abstract provided.


Divorce, An Overlooked Tax Planning Tool (Or Gimmick), Theodore W. Hirsh Jan 1981

Divorce, An Overlooked Tax Planning Tool (Or Gimmick), Theodore W. Hirsh

Maryland Law Review

No abstract provided.


Year-End Divorce/Remarriage Schemes And The Applicability Of The Sham Doctrine, Elissa Kahn Halperin Jan 1981

Year-End Divorce/Remarriage Schemes And The Applicability Of The Sham Doctrine, Elissa Kahn Halperin

Cardozo Law Review

No abstract provided.


Divorce: The Joint Custody Alternative, S. Elaine Murphree Jan 1981

Divorce: The Joint Custody Alternative, S. Elaine Murphree

Oklahoma Law Review

No abstract provided.


Divorce: The Joint Custody Alternative, S. Elaine Murphree Jan 1981

Divorce: The Joint Custody Alternative, S. Elaine Murphree

Oklahoma Law Review

No abstract provided.


Child Custody And Parental Authority In France, Louisiana And Other States Of The United States: A Comparative Analysis, Christopher L. Blakesley Jan 1981

Child Custody And Parental Authority In France, Louisiana And Other States Of The United States: A Comparative Analysis, Christopher L. Blakesley

Scholarly Works

No abstract provided.