Message From the Dean

Here we are at the start of another new year filled with hope and excitement as the Center for Children, Families and the Law continues its mission to assist families in crisis who need and [...]

Square Pegs and Round Holes: Shoehorning Modern Family Dynamics into Antiquated Laws

A few years ago, a white woman and a black woman visited a fertility clinic, each woman to be inseminated with one of her own eggs fertilized with her husband’s seed. The white woman became [...]

Message from the Dean and Executive Director of the Center for Children, Families and the Law

Every day, children and families in America come to our courts at some of the most challenging times in their lives — often facing poverty, homelessness, dementia, divorce, abuse and/or neglect. [...]

Professor James Herbie DiFonzo 1953-2017

If there is one quality that immediately comes to mind when I think of my dear friend and cherished colleague, Professor Herbie DiFonzo, it is: kind. He was, of course, a first-rate intellect, a [...]