FAMILY LAW:
Family Law
Family Law
Study: Law - 3. semester
Code: 79150
ECTS: 8.0
Course coordinators: prof. dr. sc. Dubravka Hrabar
prof. dr. sc. Aleksandra Korać Graovac
prof. dr. sc. Irena Majstorović
Lecturers: izv. prof. dr. sc. Anica Čulo Margaletić - Lectures
doc. dr. sc. Ivan Šimović - Lectures
Basic data
Family Law Law - 3. semester
8.0 79150
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
prof. dr. sc. Dubravka Hrabar

Tuesdays from 10,00

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 27/II
prof. dr. sc. Aleksandra Korać Graovac

Tuesdays 10.30-12 am

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 29/II
prof. dr. sc. Irena Majstorović

Thursdays 10-11,30

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 28/II
Lecturer Consultations Location
izv. prof. dr. sc. Anica Čulo Margaletić (Lectures)

Thursday, 10-11.30 am

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 38
doc. dr. sc. Ivan Šimović (Lectures)

Thursday, 14.30 - 16.00 pm

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 301/III
Literature
Josipović, T. (ed.); Family law, u: Introduction to the Law of Croatia; Kluwer Law International (2014), str. 217-243
Jakovac-Lozić, D. in: The International Survey of Family Law; Republic of Croatia in the Light of Legislative Reforms Related to Marriage and Other Forms of Family Life, u: The International Survey of Family Law; The International Society of Family Law (1999)
Hrabar, D. in: Die Rechtstellung nichtehelicher Lebensgemeinschaften - The Legal Status of Cohabitans; Legal status of cohabitants in Croatia; Max-Planck-Institut fur auslandisches und internationales Privatrecht (2005), str. 399-414
Korać, A. in: Marriage and Quasi-Marital Relationships in Central and Eastern Europe, from the 2006 Vienna Colloquium on Marriage; Pros and Cons: Family Policy and Legislative Dilemmas in Regulating De Facto Unions; BUY Academic Publishing (2008), str. 237-251
Hrabar, D.; Children s Rights within the Family; International Journal of Children s Rights (2009), str. 1-23
Hrabar, D. in: The International Survey of Family Law; Facing Family violence - A Family Law Answer to the Child s Protection; The International Society of Family Law (1997), str. 127-135
Hrabar, D. in: The International Survey of Family Law; The Reform of Adoption Law - a Chance for Better and More Adoptions in the Light of Children s Rights; The International Society of Family Law (2000), str. 109-117
Hrabar, D. in: The International Survey of Family Law; The protection of weaker family members - The ombudsman for children, the same sex unions, family violence and family law; The International Society of Family Law (2004), str. 111-122
Description
The most important issues analysed during the course are: concept and characteristics of family law, family law relationships, the status of family law in the legal system, marriage law (notion, development), extramarital unions, relationships between parents and children, children s rights, adoption, guardianship, maintenance, property relationships and European family law. The starting point are Croatian family law provisions, which form a basis for further discussions, mostly regarding universal and comparative topics.
Aims of the course include:
1. Inform the students of the basic institutes of family law and their permanent value in contemporary society
2. Present to the students the most important family law issues, introduce them with the trends in family law development as well as to focus on the significance of respecting the fundamental family law principles as preconditions of proper regulation of intimate relationships between family members
3. Promote the values of tolerance and the rule of law
Exam dates