Personal Status - LAW 350
This course covers personal status laws and regulations of the various Lebanese religious groups recognized officially by the Lebanese Constitution. The course examines the following topics:
• Limited divorce (a mensa et thoro separation);
• Guardianship (wardship);
• Alimony; and
• Personal status courts, (organization, procedure, judgments).
Language of Instruction: Arabic (legal terms, however, are also given in English and French).