Professor Elrod participates in International Society of Family Law Conference

Children and Family Law Center Director Linda Elrod, Richard S. Righter Distinguished Professor of Law, participated in the 14th World Conference of the International Society of Family Law (ISFL) in Lyon, France. The topic of this year's conference was "Solidarities Between Generations." Nearly 200 law professors, lawyers, and some social scientists from more than 50 countries discussed issues ranging from the impact of new family formations on intergenerational issues. Among the topics were guardianship, private agreements, inheritance, and state welfare vs. private responsibilities for care of the elderly and disabled.