4. Competency and the Civil law

  1. Michael L. Perlin,
  2. Pamela R. Champine,
  3. Henry A. Dlugacz and
  4. Mary A. Connell

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269916.ch4

Competence in the Law: From Legal Theory to Clinical Application

Competence in the Law: From Legal Theory to Clinical Application

How to Cite

Perlin, M. L., Champine, P. R., Dlugacz, H. A. and Connell, M. A. (2008) Competency and the Civil law, in Competence in the Law: From Legal Theory to Clinical Application, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269916.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470144206

Online ISBN: 9781118269916

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Keywords:

  • competency;
  • local counsel;
  • forensic assessment;
  • civil law;
  • clinical instruments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Torts

  • Contracts

  • Wills, trusts, and other donative transfers

  • Guardianships

  • Domestic relations