International Survey of Family Law (Archive)

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2017 EDITION (Archived)

The International Survey of Family Law is the International Society of Family Law’s annual review of developments in family law across the world.

The 2017 edition covers developments in 20 countries written by leading academics and family law experts. Each article is accompanied by a French language abstract.

The 2017 Survey contains contributions from a diverse selection of countries where there have been important developments in family law, including:

Pro-active Child Protection in Scotland
The Approach of the Netherlands and South Africa to the Issue of Surrogacy
Cohabitation in China
Marital Property Regimes in Albania
Marriage by Foreign Nationals to Mauritian Citizens
Adoption Law Reform in South Korea


Professor Bill Atkin General editor
 Fareda Banda Author