The aim of the dossier is to bring together a series of resources that are specific to family law, which, although considered an autonomous branch of law, is still included in civil law. Organized on the basis of the relationships that exist among family members, it looks at a series of legal rules and the institutions that regulate them. Priority is given to social interest in the individual and essentially concerns marriage filiation and guardianship.
Range of family law definitions, their context, FAQs and news referring to this branch of law.
Aspects of family law
A presentation of the most widely covered aspects of family law, such as economic and property aspects, domestic violence and the situation of minors in divorce or separation. Special attention is paid to same-sex parent families, single-parent families and domestic partnerships.
Divorce / Separation
Inheritances / Successions
Minors (guardianships, paternity suits, adoption and affiliation)
Families, international elements and abduction of minors
Family separation means that minors' emotional states in regard to their parents deteriorate. The geographical distance caused by the current employment situation, where people must travel and move to find work, surrogacy and the different laws that exist in each country have brought about an increase in cases of conflict.
Special and regional rights
Collection of the specific laws of the autonomous communities with their own legislation.
Community of Valencia
Various resources devoted to family law, from blogs and videos to journals and official documents.
UOC learning resources
UOC materials covering the fundamental issues regarding family law, such as marriage, separation, economic aspects, guardianship, adoption and religious marriage.