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Lecturing in Japan on Hague Abduction Convention

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Jan 03, 2019 | 0 Comments

Jeremy D. Morley I am pleased to announce that, at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, I will be lecturing on the Hague Abduction Convention in Japan in the last week of February to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and to invited lawyers' groups in both Tokyo and Osaka. ...

Demand for Action: Child Abduction to India

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Dec 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

At a hearing held on December 10, 2018 by a subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, Congressman Chris Smith alleged that nearly 100 American children have been abducted to India. He sought “real action” from the Trump administration to bring them back to the...

Jamaica – U.S. Child Abduction Update

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Oct 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Although Jamaica has adopted the Hague Abduction Convention, its accession has not yet been accepted by the United States, United Kingdom or Canada. Accordingly, the Convention is not in force between Jamaica and these countries.  The Child Protection and Family Services Agency has compl...

Switzerland: Child Custody

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Oct 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

A very helpful introduction to Swiss Child Custody Law is provided by the Association of Counselling Agencies for Binational and Intercultural Couples and Families, Switzerland, as follows: It is important to a child's harmonious development that he or she be able, as far as possible, to maint...

Expert Witness: Child Relocation to Pakistan

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Aug 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a recent case in a state court in the United States, I testified as an expert witness that in my opinion if a parent were to relocate to Pakistan with the parties' child, and were then to violate the rights of the left-behind parent, then: a. The courts in Pakistan would have exclusive juri...

Preventing International Child Abduction

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Jun 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in coordination with the U.S. Department of State and other federal agencies, has had for some time a program – which our office has frequently used - to prevent the departure of a child from the United States when pre...

Common Law Marriage in Israel

Posted by Jeremy Morley | Jun 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Common law marriages are alive and well in Israel.  They are increasingly popular as a means of circumventing the religious monopoly on civil marriage in that country.  The religious control over civil marriage in Israel, and the accompanying restrictions imposed by the ultra-orthodox rabbina...

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