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CONNECTICUT COURT REFUSES TO ENFORCE UAE CUSTODY ORDER

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Dec 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

by Jeremy D. Morley[1] A Connecticut court has refused to enforce a custody order of the United Arab Emirates on the ground that the order is repugnant to Connecticut public policy. The UAE court awarded custody of two children to their father because they and the father are Muslim while the mot...

KOREAN NONCOMPLIANCE WITH HAGUE ABDUCTION CONVENTION

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Dec 07, 2022 | 0 Comments

Korea has been cited by the U.S. State Department as “noncompliant” with its obligations under the Hague Abduction Convention, and the U.S. Special Advisor for Children's Issues in the State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs met with Korea's Ministry of Justice today, December 7, 2022, to a...

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: EXITING WITH CHILDREN

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Nov 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

Jeremy D. Morley Children who are either citizens or legal residents of the Dominican Republic cannot be taken outside the Dominican Republic without full compliance with the Dominican Migration Department rules. This applies even for dual citizen children. Those requirements are as follows: ...

A CHILD COMES HOME

Posted by Stutee Nag | Nov 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

We receive numerous testimonials from many of grateful clients. This one touched Jeremy especially:   "I wanted to let you know that my son was returned to New York yesterday and he's already running in the playground. I wanted to express my gratitude to you as I wouldn't have had this won...

Child Custody Jurisdiction in India

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Aug 31, 2022 | 0 Comments

Jeremy D Morley Jurisdiction in India concerning child custody matters is primarily based on the concept of “ordinary residence.” Section 9 (1) of the Guardian and Wards Act 1890 provides that, “If the application is with respect to the guardianship of the person of the minor, it shall be made t...

PREVENTING CHILD ABDUCTION TO LEBANON

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Mar 07, 2022 | 0 Comments

by Jeremy D. Morley Lebanon is, in my opinion, a proven safe haven for international parental child abduction. I testified to this effect last month in great detail in a case in Texas. My credentials include extensive research concerning Lebanese family law, consultations with numerous client...

Hague Abduction Cases: Left-behind Parents, Lawyers & Judges Must Understand How Central Authorities’ Roles Vary Dramatically between Countries

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Feb 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Hague Abduction Convention requires each treaty party to establish a Central Authority to provide assistance in both “outgoing” cases in which a child is taken away from a country and “incoming” cases in which a child has been brought into the country. The Convention leaves it up to each coun...

INTERNATIONAL CHILD RELOCATION FROM CANADA

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Oct 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

by Jeremy D. Morley With effect from March 1, 2021, the Divorce Act of Canada has made significant changes to the Canadian law concerning child relocation, including international relocation. However, while the legislation contains a helpful clarification concerning the applicable burden of proo...

HOW TO WIN A HAGUE CONVENTION CHILD ABDUCTION CASE

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Oct 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Jeremy D. Morley Here are some tips from attorney Jeremy D. Morley  --  who has worked on hundreds of Hague cases and is the author of the American Bar Association treatise on The Hague Abduction Convention -- for attorneys and clients faced with instituting or defending child abduction proceedi...

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