Voilà! Taking the Judge Out of Divorce
24 Pages Posted: 21 May 2018 Last revised: 19 Nov 2018
Date Written: April 19, 2018
Divorce and court go together like a horse and carriage, but that may be changing. Recently, France allowed couples to contract into a divorce without any judicial involvement. This Article examines the implications for American courts recognizing divorces from France and whether the United States will join the non-judicial divorce movement.
Keywords: family law, domestic relations, comparative law, comparative family law, divorce, judicial divorce, non-judicial divorce
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