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Casebook European Family Law


By Walter Pintens & Koen Vanwinckelen
September 2001
Leuven University Press
ISBN: 90-5867-098-8
308 Pages
$70.00 paper original


Besides providing an introduction to the family law of Europe, the book also compiles a number of cases, annotated with brief references, from the Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg) and the Court of Justice of the European Communities (Luxembourg). The authors cover topics such as: civil status, names, personality rights, the mentally handicapped, marriage, divorce, cohabitation without marriage, adoption, and parental responsibilities.

Law; European Studies; Sociology