Monday, May 7, 2018
Margaret Ryznar & Angelique Devaux have posted to SSRN their article Voilà: Taking the Judge Out of Divorce, Seattle University Law Review, Forthcoming. Here is the abstract:
Divorce and court go together like a horse and carriage. However, this is slowly changing, with France being among the most recent countries to allow 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 in the non-judicial divorce movement.