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Adoption, Paternity, and Other Florida Family Practice covers areas of marital and family law beyond dissolution of marriage, including adoption, paternity, rights and disabilities of minors, temporary custody proceedings, and change of name, and complements the other manuals in The Florida Bar's family law series.

Highlights of the Twelfth Edition include:

  • Updated case law, statutes, rules, and forms.
  • Hot Topics:
    • Florida Supreme Court’s adoption of stand-alone set of Family Law Rules of Procedure. In re: Amendments to Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, 2017 WL 1031456 (Fla. 2017).
    • Redefining "marriage" to include same-sex marriage, and the legislative impact on F.S. Chapter 741. 
    • Removal of provision prohibiting same-sex couples from adopting under F.S. 63.042.
    • Abortion consent and the Mandatory Delay Law. Gainesville Woman Care, LLC v. State, 2017 WL 633772 (Fla. 2017).
    • The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, Pub.L.No. 114-328, 130 Stat. 2000, and its amendment of the definition of "military retired pay."
    • Florida Supreme Court’s ruling on “family cases” and severance. In re: Amendments to Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, 2017 WL 1031456 (Fla. 2017).

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Table of Contents

CONTENTS

Chapter 1 Marriage
Carin M. Porras

Chapter 2 . Adoption
Timothy Lee Arcaro

Chapter 3 Temporary And Concurrent Custody Of Children
Hon. Gary P. Flower

Chapter 4 Paternity
Tyrone N. Watson

Chapter 5 Birth Establishment
Robert Stone Jeffrey

Chapter 6 Change Of Name
Gary P. Flower

Chapter 7 Rights, Disabilities, And Property Of Minors
Gerard F. Glynn

Chapter 8 Effects Of Military Service
Peter Cushing

Chapter 9 Surrogacy And Related Matters
Mary K. Wimsett

Chapter 10 Interspousal Tort Liability
Ashley Elizabeth Taylor

Chapter 11 Legal Effects Of Cohabitation
Robert Stone Jeffrey

INDEXES
Florida Administrative Code
Florida Constitution
Florida Family Law Rules Of Procedure
Florida Probate Rules
Florida Rules Of Civil Procedure
Florida Rules Of Judicial Administration
Florida Rules Of Juvenile Procedure
Florida Standard Jury Instructions Civil
Florida Statutes
Rules Regulating the Florida Bar
United States Constitution
United States Code
Code of Federal Regulations
Federal Rules Of Civil Procedure
Cases
Subjects