The legal issues around international parental child abductions

Opinion: over 1,400 parental child abductions occur annually in Europe and can be very stressful and difficult to deal with for all involved Globalisation has contributed to the increased movement of people around the world. People set up home together and sometimes have children in different cultures and countries. However, if a relationship breaks down, […]

Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act

Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act – provides guidance to U.S. courts on custody disputes and divorce proceedings to protect against family abductions

International Parental Kidnapping Crime Act

International Parental Kidnapping Crime Act – makes it a federal felony offense in the United States to remove, or attempt to remove, a child under the age of 16 from the United States with the intent to obstruct the lawful exercise of parental rights