Article title Role of Family Law in the Private Law System of Ukraine
Name of magazine Legal journal «Law of Ukraine» (Ukrainian version)
Issue 08/2015
Сторінки [129-135]
Annotation The issues of current family and civil law are studied with a view to comparative legal analysis of the fields thereof. Given the analysis of current legislation and doctrinal approaches to the issues of the place of family law in the private law system, the author proves that family law is in the area of civil law. The author explains the above due to the identity of subject and method of legal regulation thereof since both civil and family law govern personal non-property and property relations that arise between the subjects and are based on the principles of equality and property independence of persons. A number of specific features are proved not to characterize family law as an independent branch.
Keywords system of law, subbranch of civil law, family legislation, subject and method of legal regulation, standard of division.