J. Thomas Oldham

University of Houston Law Center

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Changes in the Economic Consequences of Divorces, 1958-2008

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2008, U of Houston Law Center No. 2009-A-1
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 215 (106,934)
Citation 1

Abstract:

divorce, equitable distribution, alimony, spousal support, guidelines

2.

Would Enactment of the Uniform Premarital and Marital Agreement Act in All Fifty States Change U.S. Law Regarding Premarital Agreements?

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 46, No. 3, 2012, U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-A-20
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 185 (126,196)

Abstract:

Premarital agreement, Prenup, Postnuptial agreement, Marital agreement, Post-marital agreement, Marital regimes, Spousal waivers, Alimony waiver, Equitable distribution waiver, Spousal contracting, Access to counsel

3.

What if the Beckhams Move to L.A. and Divorce? Marital Property Rights of Mobile Spouses When They Divorce in the U.S.

Family Law Quarterly, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 123 (177,384)

Abstract:

marital property, conflicts of law, divorce, mobile spouses

4.

Everything is Bigger in Texas Except the Community Property Estate - Must Texas Remain a Divorce Haven for the Rich?

U of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-7
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Feb 2010
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 99 (212,676)

Abstract:

community property, divorce, Texas, California

5.

'Romance Without Finance Ain't Got No Chance': Development of the Doctrine of Dissipation in Equitable Distribution States

Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Vol. 21, p. 201, 2008, U of Houston Law Center No. 2008-A-26
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Nov 2008
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 97 (189,543)

Abstract:

Dissipation, Equitable distribution, Divorce, Marital property

6.

With All My Worldly Goods I Thee Endow, or Maybe Not: A Reevaluation of the Uniform Premarital Agreement Act after Three Decades

U of Houston Law Center No. 2011-A-1
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2011
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 91 (232,503)

Abstract:

Divorce, Prenuptial Agreement, Premarital Agreement, Unconscionability, Marital Agreement

Developments in the U.S.: The Struggle Over the Creation of a Status for Same-Sex Partners

International Society of Family Law (ISFL): North American Regional Conference, 2006, University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Nov 2005
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 64 (297,340)

Abstract:

homosexuals, civil rights, gay marriage, Civil union, domestic partnership, conflicts of law, full faith and credit, marriage recognition

Developments in the U.S. - The Struggle Over the Creation of a Status for Same-Sex Partners

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Oct 2005
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 24 (441,629)

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Book Review: 'Almighty God Created the Races' by Fay Botham

Journal of Law and Religion, Forthcoming, University of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-17
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2010
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 62 (282,171)

Abstract:

Marriage Restrictions, Interracial Marriage, Anti-Miscegenation Laws, Civil Rights, Race Discrimination

9.

You Can’t Take it with You, and Maybe You Can’t Even Give it Away: The Case of Elizabeth Baldwin Rice

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 95, 2010, University of Houston Law Center, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2010-A-9
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 56 (298,492)

Abstract:

Probate Estate, Augmented Estate, Decedent’s Estate, Spouse’s Forced Share, Marital Property Rights

10.

Review of Marriage at the Crossroads

Family Law Quarterly, 2013, U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-5
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 May 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 44 (325,212)

Abstract:

Gay marriage, fragile families, unmarried parents, marriage, divorce, cohabitation

11.

Why a New Uniform Equitable Distribution Jurisdiction Act is Needed to Reduce Forum Shopping in Divorce Litigation

49 Family Law Quarterly 359 (2015), U of Houston Law Center No. 2015-A-20
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 2 (346,244)

Abstract:

Mobile spouses, Divorce, Marital property, Equitable distribution, Choice of law, Jurisdiction

12.

Cruce de fronteras en aula: un experimento de derecho comparado en derecho de familia (Crossing Borders in the Classroom: A Comparative Law Experiment in Family Law)

Boletín Mexicano de Derecho Comparado, Vol. 130, pp. 43-71, Enero-Abril 2011,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Sonora, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 2 (524,718)

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13.

Evaluating Judicial Discretion - Family Property Law in Australia and the USA Compared

30 Australian J. Fam. L. 134 (2016), U of Houston Law Center No. 2017-A-3
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
J. Thomas Oldham and Patrick Parkinson
University of Houston Law Center and The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 0 (388,258)

Abstract:

Divorce, Equitable Distribution, Spousal Support, Alimony

14.

Economic Consequences of Divorce in the United States: Recent Developments

Family Law in Britain and America in the New Century: Essays in Honor of Sanford Katz (John Eekelaar editor), Forthcoming, U of Houston Law Center No. 2016-A-5
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2016
J. Thomas Oldham
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 0 (227,636)

Abstract:

divorce, spousal support, alimony, equitable distribution

15.

Crossing Borders in the Classroom: A Comparative Law Experiment in Family Law

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 55, pp. 542-559, 2006
Posted: 08 Apr 2011
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law, University of Houston Law Center, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Sonora

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