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The Texas Family Law Code: Part II

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Produced on August 21, 2018

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Course Information

Time 61 minutes
Difficulty Beginner

Course Description

Join attorney Maria-Vittoria Carminati for an in-depth overview of Texas Family Law in this two-part series. In Part II, she will cover concepts such as age requirements for marriage in Texas, prenuptial agreements, and palimony. She will also address issues of paternity suits under Texas law.

This program will dig deeper into the practice of family law, covering issues such as discovery, interrogatories, and sworn inventory and appraisals. She will also cover the intersecting issues of bankruptcy and family law cases.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the age requirements for marriage in the state of Texas
  2. Break down the Texas prenuptial agreement
  3. Address issues of paternity and palimony
  4. Better serve the Texas client in a family law proceedings, including discovery, interrogatories, and sworn inventory and appraisals
  5. Appreciate the intersection of bankruptcy issues and family law cases

Credit Information

This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit


Giugi Carminati

Carminati Law PLLC

Giugi Carminati is a litigator and intersectional feminist advocate. She represents women, people of color, and members of the LGBTQ community in their personal and professional lives. She practices in state and federal courts in Texas, New York, and Colorado. From commercial litigation to family law and civil protection orders, she brings firm but compassionate legal advocacy for her clients. She speaks French, English, Italian and Spanish.


Angie M.

very good presentation!

John N.

Helpful discussion of various aspects of custody and child support, including the interplay between bankruptcy and family law.

Thomas T.

Thank you!

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